She voiced deep outrage over the harassment of journalists and added that progress on women’s rights was extremely slow as well.
The presidential debate in St. Louis came two days after an audiotape emerged in which Trump was heard bragging about groping women.
A watchdog panel asked the White House to explain reports why Trump dealt with a sensitive foreign policy issue in view of club guests.
State Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Trudeau said the US was not a party to the Rome Statute that created the ICC in The Hague and had not consented to ICC jurisdiction.
The freedom of navigation operations involve sending US navy ships and military aircrafts into areas where other countries have tried to limit access, to demonstrate that the international community does not accept such restrictions.