Canada sends warship through Taiwan Strait

HMCS Vancouver in an undated file photo. On Tuesday, the Canadian frigate sailed through the narrow passage between China and Taiwan alongside the American guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins. (MARPAC) HMCS Vancouver in an undated file photo. On Tuesday, the Canadian frigate sailed through the narrow passage between China and Taiwan alongside the American guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins. (MARPAC)

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