Why a U.S. Navy Destroyer Is Trailing China’s Liaoning Aircraft Carrier
The National Interest -

Peter Suciu

China Aircraft Carrier,

The unnamed U.S. destroyer had been following the Chinese carrier since Sunday, April 25.

Here's What You Need to Remember: Unofficially referred to as Type 003, the unnamed third Chinese carrier is set to be launched this year. Whether the PLAN ever allows U.S. warships to get up close as the destroyer did to the Liaoning is quite unlikely.

The U.S. Navy has been tracking the movements of a Chinese aircraft carrier, and according to multiple reports, an...

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