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USN shadows Chinese carrier battle group
« on: April 22, 2021, 12:57:24 PM »
U.S. And Chinese Carrier Groups Mass In The South China Sea
The northern reaches of the South China Sea have become very busy as of late with two U.S. carrier groups and one Chinese carrier group in the region.
BY ADAM KEHOE APRIL 10, 2021

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/40131/u-s-and-chinese-carrier-groups-mass-in-the-south-china-sea

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The Liaoning CSG maneuvers around the strait were closely observed by Japan and the United States. Analysts identified a U.S. Navy Alreigh Burke class destroyer shadowing the group, as it headed west towards the South China Sea:

This striking shot captured U.S. Navy Cmdr. Robert J. Briggs and Cmdr. Richard D. Slye as they monitored the Liaoning, just thousands of feet away, from the bridge wings of the USS Mustin earlier in the week on April 4.

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Re: USN shadows Chinese carrier battle group
« Reply #1 on: April 22, 2021, 02:51:11 PM »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aYtUkHPW_c8

Dateline Philippines: The U.S. has released a photo showing one of its guided missile destroyers shadowing China's aircraft carrier strike group in the East and South China seas.

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Re: USN shadows Chinese carrier battle group
« Reply #2 on: April 22, 2021, 02:53:02 PM »
US navy warns China ‘we’re watching you’ as destroyer shadows Liaoning carrier group
Minnie Chan
Published: 10:00pm, 11 Apr, 2021

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/3129122/us-navy-warns-china-were-watching-you-destroyer-shadows

A photo of the captain of the USS Mustin taken while shadowing the PLA warships has been described as a form of ‘cognitive warfare’

Both sides are building up their forces in the East and South China seas by sending carriers and escorts to the region

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