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China Sends Aircraft Carrier to South China Sea for Training

China has sent its only aircraft carrier on a training mission in the South China Sea, where Beijing is engaged in tense territorial disputes with several of its neighbors. State media say the Liaoning departed Tuesday from its home port in the northern city of Qingdao, accompanied by two destroyers and a missile cruiser. Chinese naval officials described the carrier's mission as routine, saying it will conduct scientific research, tests and military drills. It is the...

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