China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox

U.S. Navy destroyer’s trust-building journey to Chinese port is the first such visit since international court’s ruling against China in the South China Sea

he USS Benfold, an American guided-missile destroyer, stopped by the northern Chinese port of Qingdao to help improve relations between the two nations' militaries.
10 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox

More from SupChina

Kaiser Kuo: America should stop sneering at China’s Belt and Road initiative
Skepticism is healthy, until you pile on so much of it that any fair appraisal becomes impossible. My worry is that the U.S. is nearing that point. Read more
May 26, 2017