US Arleigh Burke-Class Guided Missile Destroyer Ports in China

The US ship Benfold, an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, arrived in Qingdao, China for a scheduled port visit, the US Navy announced in a press release on Monday.

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The press release described the week-long port visit as an opportunity to advance maritime cooperation and boost relationships between the US and Chinese navies.

“This port visit is a tremendous opportunity to build relationships between sailors based on shared interests and perspectives,” Benfold Commander Justin Harts said.

Full article: US Arleigh Burke-Class Guided Missile Destroyer Ports in China (Sputnik News)

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