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The imposition of a total alcohol ban on all us sailors in japan, following the arrest over the weekend of an american sailor on drunk driving. In the late 1980s, a promising young african-american actor named denzel washington was asked to take a leading role in the movie, glory directed by. The attack provides insights into the increasing role that the us africa command—which oversees american military operations in africa—is.