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US Navy destroyer performs freedom of navigation exercise

A US Navy destroyer performed a freedom of navigation exercise near the Paracel Islands in the South China Sea on Wednesday. It was the second such exercise of its type in the region, challenging the restrictions imposed by China and others on transit through the area. This event took place on 07/13/2022 at the following location: Paracel Islands, China.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Show of Force

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: CNN