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USA Launched Aircraft Carrier To Begin its Routine Operations In The South China Sea

First Posted: Feb 20, 2017 04:52 AM EST
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The Navy illustrated United States deployment of an aircraft as the start of its routine operations in the South China Sea, last Saturday, despite Beijing's warnings not to tests its power in the resource-rich ocean. China claims the greater part of the ocean as its own, in spite of its overlapping territorial and jurisdictional cases from the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Brunei.

BBC reported that it has been building simulated island with airstrips in the South China Sea for various years. The plane carries warship was in the South China Sea two years prior, for activities with Malaysia's naval force and air force and has made  16 voyages to the region in its 35 years of US navy service.

 A week ago at the news meeting, China's  Foreign Ministry representative, Geng Shuang, reprimanded an advance news of the deployment. He included that China asked the U.S. to give up from challenging China's power and security in the sea.

According to USA Today, as indicated by the U.S. Defense Department in a 2015 report, there is around 30 percent of worldwide maritime trade goes through the South China Sea every year, which worth of $5.3 trillion. The water is additionally key fishing resources and is rich in oil and normal gas reserves.

The United States has taken no position on the regional claims however, it has conducted an occasional freedom of the navigation operations close to the Chinese property, which have been activated heated warnings from Beijing. Tensions have additionally ascended in the past over incidental close experiences between U.S. and China's ships and aircraft around the debated zones.

The USS Carl Vinson and the other ships and aircraft conducted a training off Hawaii and Guam before the launched initiated towards the South China Sea. The training was completed in the course of recent weeks, which brought the team improved of its adequacy and readiness as a strike group.

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