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Canada
Scheer won’t say if Conservatives hired Kinsella firm to ‘seek and destroy’ Bernier’s People’s Party

Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations chief in Fort McMurray

Federal election 2019: How B.C.'s changing economy could sway the vote

Ministry of Education launches investigation over racism at Vancouver private boys school

What will a resurgent Bloc Québécois mean for the next government?

In the final stretch of the campaign trail, Trudeau is acting as though he already won

Last stand in Alberta: Liberal candidates must convince voters they aren't the enemy of pipelines

Unlikely new pipelines will be built under Bill C-69, star Liberal candidate says, contradicting party claims

Still deadlocked in polls with Conservatives, Liberals regain seat advantage

Bernier files complaint to elections watchdog over 'secret' campaign to smear his party

USA
U.S.-China trade war tops agenda at annual IMF, World Bank meetings

Trump drops plan to host G-7 at his Florida golf resort next year

‘I am back’: Bernie Sanders continues campaign after heart attack, trying to prove he’s still got it

Bipartisan Shrug as US Budget Deficit Nears $1 Trillion

Saudi university, Massachusetts Institute of Technology forum to promote research culture

Carlyle Group quits $1 billion U.S. oil export project -Texas port official

New US tariffs 'a hostile act': French Economy Minister

Warfare's next frontier might be the ocean floor — here's why

The Navy Should Use Its Retired Carriers for Target Practice

Mexico
How The Sinaloa Cartel Bested The Mexican Army

Why some say Mexico already built Trump's wall -- and paid for it

Mystery of Mexico's cartel wars grows as\'The Mouse' is rescued

Mexico says Trump shows 'solidarity' after suspect freed

Guatemala
Meet the Ambassador: Guatemala's Mario Bucaro

El Salvador
Disappeared in El Salvador: The return of a Cold War nightmare

Giant sinkhole opens up in El Salvador prompting evacuations

Nicaragua
Nicaragua: Amnesty International launches campaign a year and a half since the crisis began and demands that the government stop the repression

Panama
Minimum Wage Negotiation Begins in Panama

Cuba
Communist, Workers' Parties meeting rejects blockade on Cuba

Grenada
Grenada First to Sign Vesting Order for Republic Bank Aquisition of Scotiabank in the Caribbean

Haiti
UN warns that 22% of Haitian children suffer from malnutrition

Jamaica
Mexican Firm Officially Takes Over Management of Airport in Jamaica

Venezuela
Chevron hopes Trump allows it to stay in Venezuela

Venezuela's Water System is Collapsing

Venezuela GDP Sinks Amid Rampant Inflation: Central Bank

Colombia
Why Colombia doesn’t go to the police or trust statistics

Colombia's indigenous on guard against armed groups

Ecuador
President Lenin Moreno proposes new tax reforms in Ecuador

Ecuador's Minister of Economic and Social Inclusion resigns

Ecuador Embassy Issues Travel Message For US Citizens

Peru
Peru government taps armed forces to unblock copper protests

Bolivia
Bolivian president urges active participation in elections

Brazil
Bolsonaro Suffers Two Setbacks in PSL Political Party Crisis

Bolsonaro Administration Suspends Eduardo Bolsonaro Nomination as Washington Ambassador

Petrobras CEO Sees Auction of Pre-Salt Oil Blocks as Key to Growth

Mysterious crates washing up on Brazil's oil-stained beaches

Brazil environment: Clean-up on beaches affected by oil spill

Syrians in Brazil: 'I am not a millionaire, but I will be'

Chile
Chile's president reverses fare increase as unrest continues

Chilean president declares state of emergency amid riots

Fare rise suspended in Chile as unrest continues

Chilean regulator asks for more time to review Maricunga project

Asia
Japan
S. Korea pushing to hold bilateral summit with Japan next month: Report

Nearly ¥35 billion of U.S. defense gear undelivered despite Japan's ramped-up purchases

Seoul makes 'East Sea' case in unofficial meeting with Tokyo over Sea of Japan name

Disaster medical teams deployed to Japan areas where Typhoon Hagibis flooded hospitals

Japan's Cabinet approves postponing emperor's enthronement parade until Nov. 10

Halted by typhoon, Tokyo-Kanazawa direct bullet train services to resume Oct. 25

Japan's government predicts 0.8% boost to GDP from new U.S. trade deal

Japan funding for imperial ceremonies spark rare dissent

Japan funding for imperial ceremonies sparks rare dissent

SoftBank eyes WeWork rescue valuation below $8 billion

N. Korea
U.S. to withhold funding for N. Korea in 2020 over human trafficking

N. Korean teenage defectors likely to suffer from PTSD or depression

Pro-Pyongyang students break into US envoy’s residence in S. Korean capital

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Signals He’s Ready for ‘New Way,’ Experts Say

S. Korea
S. Korea's finance chief expects economy to rebound next year

S. Korea, U.S. to hold defense cost talks in Hawaii next week

Cultural events, ceremony held in Jeju to celebrate 'Month of Culture'

S. Korea's finance chief expects economy to rebound next year

S. Korea, U.S. to hold defense cost talks in Hawaii next week

S. Korea, U.S. sign MOU to strengthen infrastructure finance

Superstar death sparks conversation about 'infectious' K-Pop industry

Kim Yo Jong: Kim Jong Un's 30-ish sister who made a meaningful cameo in his bizarre horseback-riding photoshoot

Mongolia
Indian-Mongolian Army joint military exercise concludes

China
Xi meets delegates to PLA logistic support force Party congress, senior officers

China introduces product plan of commercial carrier rockets

961,000 foreign-invested firms established in China in 40 years: report

China’s Type 001A carrier sets off on latest sea trial

Police treatment of children arrested at Hong Kong protests raises concern

Sex for sale: what happened to Macau’s new family-friendly image?

Hong Kong leader backs police use of force as protesters plan 'illegal' march

Philippines
Philippines and India agree to strengthen defense, security ties

Indian President Kovind interacts with parents of infants in the Philippines who underwent liver transplant in India

Vietnam
Court in Vietnam Rejects Appeal by Toll-Booth Protester, Upholds 30-Month Jail Term

Việt Nam to take over ASEAN Chairmanship in November

Việt Nam, EU sign Framework Participation Agreement

Việt Nam shortens gender gap

Amazon Global Selling establishes specialised team in Việt Nam

Ancient artfacts stolen from communal hall in Thừa Thiên-Huế

African swine fever outbreak has cut Vietnam hog herd by 20%: USDA undersecretary

Laos
Laos Urged to Cancel Latest Dam for Mainstream Mekong

Cambodia
Cambodian Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy Vows to Lead ‘Tsunami’ of Supporters to Arrest PM Hun Sen

Malaysia
Five arrested over alleged LTTE links to challenge Sosma detention

Courageous convocation protest has rightfully shamed UM's VC

15,000 throng the roads as Starwalk flags off from Gurney Drive

Perak MB: Not all projects can be awarded through open tender

For Stats Day, Unicef urges adoption of modern data methods to steer pro-children policies in Malaysia

Sultan Azlan Shah Airport upgrade to start next year, says Perak MB

Housing Ministry wants state government to set suitable property ceiling price for foreigners

Singapore
Singaporean Delegation Attend CIIE

Singapore, China sign defence agreement to scale up army, navy exercises, establish regular dialogue

We can’t save the Sentosa Merlion, but can sure protect other aspects of Singapore’s heritage

Indonesia
'Strange and historic': Indonesia left with tiny Opposition as Prabowo's party joins Jokowi coalition

Indonesia should become investment-friendly in five years

Indonesia's trade balance recorded USD0.16 billion in September

Myanmar
Myanmar Court Allows Terrorism Case Against Rakhines Deported From Singapore to Go Ahead

Nepal
Undocumented in Nepal: how two charities are helping vulnerable children get their birth certificates

India
Modi and Xi convey message of cooperation

India's Nuclear Weapons Arsenal Keeps Getting Bigger and Bigger

J&K shutdown, Internet ban take toll: Projects stuck, govt work hit

Ayodhya hearing: Counsel for Ramlalla seeks disputed, acquired land for temple

Central Asia & Middle East
Pakistan
Iran president, Pakistani PM meet in Tehran

Pakistan regains status as favored tourist destination

Hakim supports Pakistan’s mediation between Iran, Saudi Arabia

Pakistan's current account deficit narrows to 41-month low

Govt decides to ban JUI-F' s Ansarul Islam 'militia'

PTI govt will enforce its writ if 'Azadi march' held, warns Khattak

Azadi March: Islamabad Police vow to uphold rule of law

Afghanistan
Pompeo strongly condemns "intentional" attack on mosque in Afghanistan

Special Forces kill 16 ISIS and Taliban militants, destroy caches of weapons in 3 provinces

Afghanistan mosque attack: Families bury their dead

10 Taliban and ISIS militants killed, detained in Special Forces raids in 4 provinces

ISIS militant hailing from Iran surrenders to Afghan forces in Nangarhar

Kazakhstan
Ukrainians of Kazakhstan don't take part in round table in occupied Crimea – Embassy

Oil-Rich Kazakhstan Begins The Long March Towards Renewables

Trade Minister offers Washington 50 Kazakhstan-made goods worth USD 1 bln

Kazakhstan's Security Forces Charge Group of Returnees From Syria

Kyrgyzstan
Autumn school break to begin on November 4 in Kyrgyzstan

Relatives of bodyguard of Almazbek Atambayev hold rally in Bishkek

Section of Moskovskaya Street opened for traffic in Bishkek

State procurement amounts to 60 billion since beginning of 2019 in Kyrgyzstan

Evidence-based decision-making for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Kyrgyz Republic

Tajikistan
Border disputes between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan dangerous for Russia

Turkmenistan
Turkmen president to attend Non-Aligned Movement Summit in Baku

Uzbekistan
Forging a new cultural link between india and uzbekistan

Uzbekistan makes it possible to buy $100 without passport

Armenia
Surprise expected during Erebuni-Yerevan celebrations, says Mayor

Unprecedented success recorded in fight against shadow: Pashinyan satisfied with SRC work

PM Pashinyan gets acquainted with construction process of car customs clearance house in Gyumri

Azerbaijan
Baku Police Detain Dozens As Opposition Rallies

Azerbaijani president meets former Latvian president

Azerbaijani president receives chairman of State Committee for Refugee and IDP Affairs

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Azerbaijani people on State Independence Day

Elkhan Alasgarov: Turkic Council Summit in Baku - milestone on path of Turkic unity

UN General Assembly president to visit Azerbaijan

Iran
Iran defense minister lauds Iraqi army, gov’t for safeguarding Arbaeen

Official vows implementing Shalamcheh-Basra railway project soon

Iran military comdr in China to attend Beijing Xiangshan Forum

Eurasian Economic Commission ready to maintain trade with Iran

Rezaee warns govt. against delay to take fourth nuclear step

Iraq
Iraq must end forced disappearances, intimidation of activists: Amnesty

Iraqi man charged with people trafficking in Australia

Massive processions underway in Iraq's Karbala as millions mark Arba’een

Iraq Kurdistan region receives 1000 refugees from Syria

Syria
Turkey wants Syrian forces to leave border areas, aide says

Live Updates: Turkey Continues 'Operation Peace Spring' in Northeastern Syria

YPG/PKK terrorists carry out 14 attacks in last 36 hours

Turkey
Turkey to go ahead with operation in Syria unless Kurdish units retreat

Turkish leader threatens to 'crush heads' if US agreement falters

Turkey to View Protection of Kurdish Units by Damascus as Declaration of War – Erdogan Aide

Turkey accused of using illegal phosphorus munitions in Syria

Turkey rejects chemical weapons allegations

NATO chief says Turkey-US deal can help to de-escalate situation in Syria

Turkey aims to surpass $20B trade volume with China

Lebanon
Lebanese Forces Party quit coalition gov't

Lebanese protesters after genuine reforms

Nasrallah: We do not support resignation of government

Aoun says 'there will be a reassuring solution to the crisis'

Amnesty accuses Lebanese security forces of using excessive force

Lebanon mass protests sweep the country for third day

Lebanese Authorities Release All Protesters Detained During Riots in Central Beirut

Israel
Ex-Australian envoy says Israel’s failure to extradite Malka Leifer damages ties

Gantz in Naharayim: As PM, I’ll never miss an opportunity to achieve peace

Palestine
Saudi, Palestinians agree on joint business council

Jordan
Jordan advances 6 ranks in global indicator of domestic competition

Jordanians exempted from new Saudi transit regulations — Foreign Ministry

IMF says ties with Jordan 'very deep', commends reforms

Kuwait
Kuwait Central Bank governor rated amongst world's most successful in 2019

Kuwait confirms continued financial fulfillment to UN

US-Kuwait Business Council officially launched

Oman
Omani women opening new ventures offered discounts

Bahrain
In latest sign of thaw, Israel sending official to anti-Iran summit in Bahrain

Israel might attend maritime conference in Bahrain, dealing with Iran

Qatar
Qatar Is So Unbearably Hot It Has Now Started Air-Conditioning the Outdoors

Saudi Arabia
Talks with Saudi Arabia on divided zone ongoing - Kuwaiti official

Saudi Arabia evacuates 300 citizens from Lebanon amid protests

Saudi tourism megaproject aims to turn the Red Sea green

Saudi Arabia may allow women to perform Hajj without male guardian

U. A. E.
UAE army whistleblower 'missing' after exposing military corruption

Abu Dhabi Dialogue launches ‘Regional Skills Partnership’ to meet future of work challenges

Europe
United Kingdom
British PM sends request for Brexit extension without signature

Johnson sends three letters on Brexit to European Council president

'An act of sabotage' How Sir Oliver Letwin took control and denied Boris Johnson his victory

Ireland
Irish President concludes his 4-day visit to Lebanon

Politicians given parachute deals valued at €8.4m

Fianna Fail TD claims deputies 'often' vote for missing colleagues

Eir to launch 5G mobile service next week

fresh heave against Maria Bailey breaks out in Fine Gael

Portugal
Housing expert Helena Roseta leaves political posts

TAP Air Portugal Launches New EconomyXtra

Portugal’s property market gains from Hongkongers

Eight mainland districts on yellow weather warning

Spain
Spanish MoI: 300 security personnel injured in Catalonia protests

Police Fire Rubber Bullets at Protesters Near Burning Barricades in Barcelona Amid Riots

Protestors target police in a fifth night of violence and chaos in Barcelona

Spanish judge orders closure of Tsunami Democràtic websites

France
France Prepares to Relocate its Forces in Syria After US Withdrawal - And it Needs Russia's Help

France doesn’t want to see new Brexit delay, PM Johnson was ‘underestimated’ – Macron

France inaugurates Europe’s largest floating solar plant

All France's OUIGO trains cancelled on Saturday due to strike

Belgium
EP to assess Brexit vote on Monday

Russia interested in partnership with EU — premier

EU leaders will hold off decision to delay Brexit until after MPs vote

North Macedonia PM Zaev calls for early election, blasts EU

Netherlands
Dutch Prime Minister Wishes Johnson Success in Brexit Situation

Germany
Hyundai Motor's market share in Germany hits new high

Putin and Merkel discuss Ukraine, Syria and Libya by phone

Germany Injects $8.69 Million to Boost Tanzania's ICT in Health

Undercover footage reveals 'nightmarish' animal testing in German lab

‘Powderkeg’ in Germany amid Turks-Kurds conflict

Thousands in Germany rally against Turkey’s Syria offensive

18 leading German organisations confirm participation at WETEX 2019

German reinsurer Munich Re “likely to surpass” 2019 forecast

Germany Injects $8.69 Million to Boost Tanzania's ICT in Health

Denmark
Why Denmark's politicians are posting their school photos on social media

Development dilemma as eastern Greenland eyes tourism boost

EU Deadlocked over Accession Talks with Albania – France, Netherlands, Denmark Against

Austria
Austria jails imam and three other men for Isis recruitment

Switzerland
Swiss to Elect New Legislature, as Polls Suggest Green Gains

Swiss government rolls out plan for better mental care

Medical cannabis could soon be legal in Switzerland

Global finance leaders hopeful for modest rebound in 2020

Italy
Alitalia rescue hopes rise as Lufthansa looks set to step in

Italy's Salvini seeks to unite right at Rome rally

Italy's Ernest Airlines opens new office in Kyiv, to open base in Kyiv airport in spring 2020

Parmigiano takes a hit as Trump's Italian cheese tariffs kick in

Salvini to hold Rome rally to boost Italian right

Thousands of protesters gather for ‘Italian pride’ rally

Slovenia
Slovenian MEPs against Croatia's Accession to Schengen Area

October 19 in Slovenian History: First Trade School Established

Serbia
Serbia could not have rearmed its military without Russia’s help — Vucic

Serbian president thanks Russia for military aid

Russia, Serbia reach unprecedented level of understanding - Medvedev

Montenegro
Montenegro Greens See Red Over River Dam Project

Montenegro's Croat Minority Contributes to Positive Processes in the Country

Greece
VAT plan freezes construction sector

Greece: Problems in settling social security debts

North Macedonia
Kotzias laments EU snub for North Macedonia

North Macedonia calls snap election after EU talks setback

Bulgaria
Bulgarian PM and Dmitry Medvedev: Bulgaria and Russia will Cooperate in a Number of Areas

Romania
Hundreds of persons participate in a march of solidarity with women victims of violence

Designated PM Orban: Negotiations for gov't investiture - Wednesday and Thursday

AEP establishes computer operators to be distributed to polling stations nationwide

Romanian Gov't, defense industry unions sign 5-year financial support agreement

Hungary
Energy Imports Likely to Remain Part of Hungary's Future

Hungary will use force if Turkey ‘opens the gates’ to refugees, PM Viktor Orban says

Orban: Hungary Will ‘Use Force’ If Turkey ‘Opens the Gates’ of Europe to Migrants

Hungary Looking for a Renewable Spot in the Sun

Slovakia
Slovakia: Parliament adopts changes to calculating minimum wage

Czech Republic
Czech firm PPF close to deal with AT&T on buying CME - reports

Czechs must build nuclear plants even if in breach of EU law, says PM

Ukraine
One Ukrainian soldier wounded amid eight enemy attacks in Donbas since Saturday midnight

Court rules to arrest ex-top NSDC official Hladkovsky, sets US$425,702 bail

Ukrainian sappers neutralize almost 700 explosives in Donbas over week

Servant of the People party member planning to stop ongoing lustration

Kyiv condemns another 'humanitarian convoy' from Russia to occupied part of Donbas

Ukrainian side hopes to hold meeting of Normandy Four leaders in November – Prystaiko

Moldova
At meeting of EU ambassadors, ForMin Manescu reiterates Romania's firm support for Moldova's European course

Belarus
Belarus government revises social, economic development targets for 2020

Belarus eager to borrow €65m from World Bank to modernize higher education system

World Bank's investments in Belarusian economy in 2019 projected at €270m

No fundamental disagreements on World Bank's new roadmap for Belarus

Joint venture of Belarusian MAZ, Russia's Novgorod Oblast companies under consideration

Russia
Dam collapses at Siberian gold mine, killing at least 15 people

Russian government to prepare "more ambitious" privatization program

Dam collapse death toll in Krasnoyarsk region rises to 15

Russia mulls using yuan & euro instead of US dollar for external loans in 2020

Russia participates in safeguarding Iran’s coal mines

Raft of multimillion-dollar deals seal Putin’s visit to Saudi Arabia

nside a Russian tank factory: Fascinating photographs show the construction and testing of the deadly 45-ton T-72B3 battle tank used in Syria

Latvia
Latvian minister: Less than half of Latvian nationals in UK have applied for residence

Estonia
Estonian pension reform expected later in 2019

An Estonian drug lord among the Europol's “most wanted” women

Estonian ports' September cargo volumes down 3.3 percent on year

Finland
Finland's Minister of Education Li Andersson wants to more closely address bullying in schools

Sweden
How to navigate the closure of Sweden's worst railway bottleneck

Norway
Labour violations at Labour-led City Hall

Africa
Egypt
Ambassador Al-Thuwaikh: Kuwaiti PM's visit to Egypt to further boost ties

Egypt unveils trove of ancient coffins in Luxor

Egypt: 4 killed when shells hit 2 houses in north Sinai

Egypt signs agreement with Euroclear to widen its domestic debt investors

Chinese fish feed company inaugurated in Egypt

Libya
Sudan Border Closures With Libya, CAR Begin to Have Impact

Moamar Gaddafi has been dead eight years yet Libya is still at war with itself. What went wrong?

Tunisia
Tunisia Removed From Financial Blacklist

Tunisia's “Second Revolution”

Algeria
Energy revenue drop widens Algeria's trade deficit

Canadian weapons sales to Algeria on eve of UN arms treaty ‘troubling,’

Algeria Forces Christians Out of the Country's Largest Churches

Morocco
UN’s Fourth Committee: Sahrawis’ inalienable right to self-determination reaffirmed

Morocco to Resume Flexible FX Regime

Senegal
CAF President Opens Youssoupha Ndiaye Centre Of Technical Excellence In Senegal

Guinea-Bissau
Security Council Press Statement on Situation in Guinea-Bissau

Do not divide the people, Church in Guinea-Bissau

Cote dIvoire
Cote d'Ivoire: ICC Prosecutor Asks Judges to Declare a Mistrial in Gbagbo Case

Ghana
At least 28 killed in heavy rains in northeastern Ghana

Burkina Faso
Five killed in twin attacks on Burkina Faso government forces

Nigeria
IMF Backs Nigeria on Border Closure, Urges Speedy Resolution of Issue

Loan-to-Deposit Ratio: CBN to Impose Stiffer Sanctions on Banks

Minimum Wage: Labour Urges FG Not to Raise Fuel Price, Taxes

Nigeria Govt Coughs Up £250,000, Pays UK Gas Firm

Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria

Cameroon
Cameroon Separatists Open 'Community Schools'

Sudan
Sudan Peace Talks With Rebels Begin in Juba

US Deports Sudanese Man Convicted in New York City Bombing Plot

Sudan: Eastern Sudanese Activist Accuses Security Chief of Murder

South Sudan
South Sudan President, Opposition Leader to Meet

Ethiopia
ISS: Nobel gives Ethiopia’s Abiy momentum to consolidate sustainable peace

Helping Ethiopian Farmers Adapt to Climate Change and Flooding

Somalia
IMF chief Georgieva says supports debt relief for Somalia

Over 20 al-Shabaab militants killed in central Somalia

Kenya
Kenya Starts Vaccinating Girls Against Human Papilloma Virus

Kenya Struggles to Manage Debt for Railway to 'Nowhere'

Kenya, China ink deal to air Chinese TV series

Congo, DR
UN Committee says Ebola in DR Congo still an international public health emergency

Ebola concentrated in Congo mining area, still an emergency — WHO

Angola
Angolan president inaugurates Chinese-built airport

Ministry of Culture signs agreement with Total E&P

Angola exchanges justice experience in Morocco

Tanzania
Tanzania Open to Talks Over $10 Billion Port Project

Malawi
Malawi Flagship Newspaper Nation Closed in Tax Dispute

Mozambique
Frelimo Appears Headed for Landslide Victory in Mozambique Polls

Senior Judge Expelled From Mozambican Judiciary

Zimbabwe
Zim Teachers to Work 2 Days a Week, Vow to Dump Formal Clothing

When your entire salary buys 7kg beef and some peanut butter: How hyperinflation hit Zimbabwe

“GeoNutrition” to tackle hunger in Zimbabwe

Namibia
Namibian farmers benefit from training course offered by Chinese experts

African American community eager to invest in Namibia

No treatment for staff at Katutura hospital

South Africa
New Nuclear Plants Planned to Combat South African Energy Crisis

Cape Town Mayor Addresses Refugees Camped Outside the UNHCR in Protest

Iran, South African FMs discuss ways to expand ties

Govt's 2030 vision for energy irrelevant if Eskom fails - Cosatu

Earn less than R500,000 a year? SARS says you don't have to file returns - here's why you probably should

South Africans don't support feuding parties - DA's Makashule Gana

Oceania
Australia
Rate cuts are losing impact: RBA

Qantas to make history with non-stop NY-Sydney test flight

What Australia could learn about press freedom from the US, a reflection on three years reporting from Washington

Australia backs solar farm for two Fortescue iron ore mines

New Zealand
Labour's 'absolutely fundamental' promise, on hold

Winston Peters lashes out at National but doesn't rule out working with them

NZ First to rethink pill testing at music festivals

CFFC: Youth Vulnerable To Social Media Scams

$7.5 Billion Surplus: Government Accounts "Show Strong Economy"

NZ On Air: $12 Million For Stimulating Content For Tamariki

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