The crew is safe and no pollution has been reported.
The case was brought by rights groups on behalf of Yemeni plaintiffs who allege their relatives were killed in a U.S. strike.
The Navy sent another warship to challenge maritime claims in the Western Pacific
Critics complain that Beijing has urged other countries to reach arms control agreements while refusing to take part.
Rear Adm. Michael Studemen's visit would not be the first by a high-ranking U.S. official to Taiwan this year.
The incoming U.S. president has promised South Koreans he will return to "principled diplomacy" in dealing with North Korea.
U.S. forces are still needed in the region to deter Iran and contain the Islamic State.
The Guard's ship does not have a runway, but includes a landing pad for a helicopter.
As well as the 39 killings, the report outlines two allegations of cruel treatment.
Trump reportedly asked about launching strikes against Iran at a Nov. 12 meeting with his top advisors.
New soldiers at Fort Sill were the first to graduate Army Basic Combat Training wearing the service's new Army Greens.
Air Force 1st Lt. Kenneth "Kage" Allen was killed.
Soldiers offered feedback on the Army's futuristic new IVAS technology.
The Defense Department is predicting flat or declining budgets in future years.
Preparations are underway across the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to receive doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.