Vice Admiral Phillip G. Sawyer, Commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet, speaks during a visit to the Da Nang SOS Children's Village as part of the visit to Vietnam of U.S aircraft carrier Carl Vinson

Vice Admiral Phillip G. Sawyer, Commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet, speaks during a visit to the Da Nang SOS Children’s Village as part of the visit to Vietnam of U.S aircraft carrier Carl Vinson

Vice-Admiral Phillip Sawyer, commander of the US Seventh Fleet, speaks as a statue of late Vietnamese revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh is seen in the background. Photo: Reuters

March 8, 2018 3:31 AM (UTC+8)