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China Cries Foul After USS Hopper Sails In Disputed Waters

China has vowed to take “necessary measures” to protect its sovereignty after a U.S. navy destroyer sailed near a disputed shoal claimed by Beijing in the South China Sea this week. The Scarborough Shoal is a disputed territory claimed by the People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, and the Philippines. According to press reports, China’s foreign ministry stated that the missile […]