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OTARU, Japan (July 18, 2014) Sailors man the rails as the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) arrives in Otaru, Japan. Blue Ridge port visits strengthen positive military-to-military relationships based on common interests related to maritime security of the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jeff Troutman/Released)