The U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS John Finn (DDG 113) conducted a routine Taiwan Strait transit March 10 (local time), the service announced.
The Navy statement said that the transit was in accordance with international law.
“The ship’s transit through the Taiwan Strait demonstrates the U.S. commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific. The United States military will continue to fly, sail, and operate anywhere international law allows”, the Navy statement read.
— U.S. Pacific Fleet (@USPacificFleet) March 10, 2021