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    Inside the Ring: New naval harassment in Asia

    A U.S. intelligence-gathering ship was harassed by a Chinese security ship last month in an incident that analysts say indicates Beijing is stepping up aggressive maritime encounters toward the U.S. Navy in the Asia-Pacific.

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  • Locklear said economic exclusion zones cover "most of the major sea lines of communication" that are vital for trade and shipping.

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  • Locklear said, "I would say it's not provocative certainly. I'd say that in the Asia-Pacific, in the areas that are closer to the Chinese homeland, that we have been able to conduct operations around each other in a very professional and increasingly professional manner."

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