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US warship docks in Vietnam for historic visit

The USS Carl Vinson has docked off the coast of Vietnam for what is the first visit by a US aircraft carrier to the country in more than 40 years. Former enemies - but now allies - the US is cozying up to Vietnam in a move to counter China's growing influence and military expansion in the region. CNN's Matt Rivers reports.

US warship docks in Vietnam for historic visit

The USS Carl Vinson has docked off the coast of Vietnam for what is the first visit by a US aircraft carrier to the country in more than 40 years. Former enemies - but now allies - the US is cozying up to Vietnam in a move to counter China's growing influence and military expansion in the region. CNN's Matt Rivers reports.