U.S. Navy Cancels Aircraft Carrier Visit to Hong Kong, Morning Post Says

The U.S. Navy canceled a visit to Hong Kong by aircraft carrier USS George Washington because of operational reasons, the South China Morning Post reported, citing Commander Jeff Davis.

The cancellation wasn’t due to any action by the Chinese government and visits by other ships are going ahead as scheduled, the Morning Post said, citing Davis, a spokesman for the U.S. Pacific fleet.

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