U.S. destroyer challenges China's claims in South China Sea

U.S. destroyer challenges China's claims in South China SeaA U.S. Navy destroyer carried out a "freedom of navigation operation" on Thursday, coming within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, U.S. officials told Reuters.


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