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US carrier arrives in Hong Kong, braves choppy China-US ties

The US aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan arrived back in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Thousands of crew from the Nimitz-class, nuclear-powered supercarrier and other warships in its strike group are ready to hit their favorite watering holes in the city’s Central and Wan Chai districts. At noon the imposing, 130,000-ton Ronald Reagan, carrying rows of fighters and other aircraft on […]