With Filipino-American sailors and a giant Philippine flag in the background, U.S. Navy Capt. Gregory J. Fenton, Commanding Officer of the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George Washington, answers ... more 
With Filipino-American sailors and a giant Philippine flag in the background, U.S. Navy Capt. Gregory J. Fenton, Commanding Officer of the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George Washington, answers questions during a news conference aboard the aircraft carrier off Manila Bay in Manila, Philippines, Thursday Oct. 25, 2012. The U.S. aircraft carrier group cruised through the disputed South China Sea last Saturday in a show of American power in waters that are fast becoming a focal point of Washington's strategic rivalry with Beijing. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Bullit Marquez
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 8:00 AM EDT