New Guided-Missile Destroyer Signals U.S. Resolve, Pacom Chief Says

By Cheryl Pellerin

The Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, the USS John Finn, sends a signal to allies and adversaries in the Asia-Pacific region that what happens in the region matters to the United States, Navy Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., the commander of U.S. Pacific Command, said at the ship's commissioning ceremony in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

Published July 15, 2017 at 08:02PM.

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