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Iceland bars run out of beer supplying thirsty US sailors, Marines

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Several bars in downtown Reykjavik were drunk dry by U.S. sailors and Marines in Iceland participating in NATO’s Trident Juncture exercise. The influx of thirsty American servicemembers over the weekend caused a beer shortage in many of the popular drinking establishments in the small country. Almost 7,000 sailors and Marines were in Iceland for the exercise. The population of the Iceland is about 340,000. Reykjavik’s small downtown has several bars…