USS McCain Transits Near China’s Mischief Reef Base

USS McCain Transits Near China’s Mischief Reef Base
On Thursday, the destroyer USS John S. McCain spent six hours within 12 nm of Chinese-occupied Mischief Reef, an artificial island in the South Chinda Sea.  In recent years China has built up Mischief and other disputed land features in the Spratly Island chain into forward bases, complete ... read more
Source: Maritime ExecutivePublished on 2017-08-11