China blasted by U.S. for unlawful bullying in South China Sea
By William Cole email@example.com
July 14, 2020
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In May, the littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords conducted operations near the drillship West Capella contracted by Malaysia.
The Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) conducts routine operations near the Panamanian-flagged drill ship West Capella on May 12. Gabrielle Giffords, part of Destroyer Squadron Seven, is on a rotational deployment, operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to serve as a ready-response force.