FILE PHOTO: Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) transits in formation with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ship JS Kirisame (DD 104) during bilateral training in South China Sea

FILE PHOTO: Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) transits in formation with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ship JS Kirisame (DD 104) during bilateral training in South China Sea

The destroyer USS Mustin transits in formation with Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ship JS Kirisame in the South China Sea. Photo: David Flewellyn/U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters

March 24, 2018 3:54 PM (UTC+8)