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Title: Canadian Frigate Sails Taiwan Strait
Post by: tomahawk6 on September 11, 2019, 03:42:11
https://www.yahoo.com/news/canadian-warship-sails-taiwan-strait-105652139.html 

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Title: Re: Canadian Frigate Sails Taiwan Strait
Post by: milnews.ca on September 11, 2019, 08:30:42
https://www.yahoo.com/news/canadian-warship-sails-taiwan-strait-105652139.html 

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Not the first time this year, either (https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3727436) ...
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As tensions ratchet up between Ottawa and Beijing, a Canadian warship patrolled through the waters of the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday (June 18).

Taiwanese netizens on the online forum PTT first commented about the apparent transit of the Canadian Halifax-class frigate HMCS Regina (FFH 334) and the supply ship MV Asterix through the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday. The website MarineTraffic also tracked the warship as it passed through the Taiwan Strait from the South China Sea, before heading toward the East China Sea.

The ships are part of a detachment of Canadian warships dispatched for Operation NEON, a mission to ensure UN sanctions against North Korea are being enforced, reported Navy Recognition ...