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High school students struggle with exams in Syria’s IDP camps

NPA Syria - 2021-06-10 21:20
Students living in an IDP camp for those displaced by the October 2019 Turkish invasion of northeast #Syria struggle with exams amid the pandemic, harsh conditions in the camp, & lack of teaching staff and resources. The post High school students struggle ...

Victims of Ankara massacre commemorated

ANF - 2021-06-10 20:33
At the 68th month anniversary of the 10 October 2015 massacre in Ankara, a commemoration was held where the massacre was carried out. ...

Civilian murdered by occupation forces in Serekaniye

ANF - 2021-06-09 21:36
The northern Syrian city of Serekaniye (Ras al-Ain) has been occupied by the Turkish army and allied mercenaries since October 2019. ...

America India Brazil Corona Latest Updates New Cases Death Toll On 9 October 2020 | अमेरिका-ब्राजील में फिर बढ़ी कोरोना की रफ्तार, 24 घंटे में आए 83 हजार केस, 1700 संक्रमितों की गई जान

Abplive - 2021-06-09 03:05

Commission of lawyers calls for participation in hearing of Ankara massacre

ANF - 2021-06-07 13:28
The ‘October 10 Ankara Massacre Case Lawyers’ Commission’ called for participation in the hearing to be held on June 9 in Ankara. ...

ISIS members stop a bus, order women to put face veil in Deir ez-Zor

ANF - 2021-06-02 09:01
The ISIS, which was thought to have been defeated, has been massively strengthened by the Turkish invasion of northern Syria that began in October 2019. The cells of the militia are mainly active in eastern regions like Deir ez-Zor. ...

Mayor of Paris to visit in Yerevan in October – Public Radio of Armenia

Armradio - 2021-06-02 00:56

JetBlue To Resume Flights From Worcester Regional Airport After Stopping Service In October

Yahoo - 2021-05-27 18:05

IDPs from Syria’s Sere Kaniye deprived of simplest necessities

NPA Syria - 2021-05-23 20:25
Some IDPs from #Syria’s Sere Kaniye have been living for months without water, aid, or electricity after being forced to shelter in schools since the Turkish invasion of their region began in October 2019. The post IDPs from Syria’s Sere Kaniye deprived o ...

Turkish forces conduct unilateral patrol in Syria’s northwest

NPA Syria - 2021-05-18 22:31
The #Turkish forces had begun establishing military points in northwest #Syria since October 2017 after reaching an agreement with #Russia to establish a de-escalation zone. #Idlib The post Turkish forces conduct unilateral patrol in Syria’s northwest app ...

October 2011 – The Cairo Review of Global Affairs

Thecairoreview - 2021-05-12 03:50

Activists in Zurich pay tribute to HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim

ANF - 2021-05-03 09:11
HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim (Dalokay Şanlı) fell a martyr during an air strike carried out by the invading Turkish army on Medya Defense Areas on 27 October 2020. He was commemorated in Zurich. ...

Memorial in Bern for HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim

ANF - 2021-05-02 09:56
HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim (Dalokay Şanlı) fell a martyr during an air strike carried out by the invading Turkish army on the Medya Defense Areas on 27 October 2020. Kurds in Bern paid tribute to him with a crowded ceremony. ...

New comic book based on Kamala Harris set to release on October 21; See details

Republicworld - 2021-05-02 07:27

In Iraqi Kurdistan, activists, journalists face arrest and ‘flawed’ trials

E-Kurd - 2021-05-02 00:37
SULAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan region,—One night last October in Iraq’s far north, police dragged Shivan Saed from his bed and beat him in front of his family before taking him away, his brother told AFP. Saed, 36, is one of a growing number of activists and ...

Chart of the day: For every 100 young women in October 2020….

AEI - 2021-04-29 00:01
Yesterday the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its annual report on “College Enrollment and Work Activity of Recent High School and College Graduates – 2020” based on data as of October 2020. Here’s a description of the BLS data used for the report: In ...

ISIS enters Iraq from Syria, Sinjar problem is not security: Iraqi Army

NPA Syria - 2021-04-27 19:12
"We are determined that the Sinjar agreement succeeds and be implemented," referring to the agreement concluded between #Baghdad and #Erbil on October 9, 2020 The post ISIS enters Iraq from Syria, Sinjar problem is not security: Iraqi Army appeared first ...

Activists in London and Gävleborg pay tribute to HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim

ANF - 2021-04-26 11:18
HPG Command Council member Sinan Dersim (Dalokay Şanlı), who fell a martyr as a result of an air attack launched by the invading Turkish state against the Medya Defense Areas on 27 October 2020 was commemorated in London and Gävleborg. ...

HSM announces death of Sinan Dersim

ANF - 2021-04-22 08:08
Sinan Dersim was martyred in a Turkish airstrike in the Medya Defense Zones last October. The HSM Command pays tribute to his struggle and speaks of a great loss. ...

Judge Orders LA To Offer Shelter To All Unhoused Skid Row Residents By October

Yahoo - 2021-04-21 09:10

MBTA garages reopen for first time since October

Yahoo - 2021-04-21 07:40

Fire broke out in power plant in Syria’s Qamishli countryside

NPA Syria - 2021-04-12 22:33
The Alouk water station is fed from the power plant in Derbasiya after the #Sere_Kaniye (Ras al-Ain) station was out of service following the #Turkish invasion in October 2019. The post Fire broke out in power plant in Syria’s Qamishli countryside appeare ...

Exclusive: 2020’s Hurricane Zeta Nearly Caused ‘Another Deepwater Horizon Catastrophe’ in Gulf of Mexico

John Bolton - 2021-04-07 21:53
It was Thursday, October 22, 2020, when the crew aboard the Transocean Deepwater Asgard, an ultra-deepwater rig in the Gulf of Mexico, started monitoring a weather disturbance in the nearby Caribbean Sea that bore the tell-tale signs of a forming hurrican ...

Exclusive: 2020’s Hurricane Zeta Nearly Caused 'Another Deepwater Horizon Catastrophe' in Gulf of Mexico

John Bolton - 2021-04-05 23:48
Read time: 16 minsIt was Thursday, October 22, 2020, when the crew aboard the Transocean Deepwater Asgard, an ultra-deepwater rig in the Gulf of Mexico, started monitoring a weather disturbance in the nearby Caribbean Sea that bore the tell-tale signs of ...

Turkey violates international human rights: SDF official

NPA Syria - 2021-04-02 19:20
Cicek Kobani was transferred to Turkey after being arrested on October 21, 2019 during Turkish invasion of #Tel_Abyad and #Sere_Kaniye (Ras al-Ain) northeast #Syria. The post Turkey violates international human rights: SDF official appeared first on North ...

Dozens killed during March in northeast Syria’s Sere Kaniye

NPA Syria - 2021-04-02 13:20
#Sere_Kaniye (Ras al-Ain) and #Tel_Abyad have been under the control of the #Turkish forces and the Turkish-backed armed groups since the Turkish invasion in October 2019. #AANES #TwitterKurds The post Dozens killed during March in northeast Syria’s Sere ...

[EVENT | October 7] Fall Issue Launch: Technology and the Crisis of Work | Dissent Magazine

Dissentmagazine - 2021-03-19 02:07

Vermont H.S. sports scores, schedules for Friday, October 9

Burlingtonfreepress - 2021-03-15 10:13

Turkey and Iraq must take their hands off the Yazidi community, says Meral Çiçek

ANF - 2021-03-15 08:20
Meral Çiçek from the Kurdish Women's Relation Office (Navenda Pêwendiyan a Jinên Kurd) REPAK spoke about why it is so important to stop the implementation of the 9 October deal on Shengal and what people can do. ...

Jailed SGDF members held in solitary confinement for 5 months

ANF - 2021-03-12 20:02
Lawyer Sezin Uçar, a member of EHB said that 3 jailed members of SGDF were tortured in Sincan Prison and have been kept in a solitary cell since 19 October 2020 on the grounds that they reject standing up during inmate count. ...

HPG publishes identity of Xakurke martyrs

ANF - 2021-03-04 14:00
Guerrilla fighters Mervan Reşo, Demhat Bakur, Bedran Hawêl and Azad Semedar were martyred in Turkish airstrikes in Xakurke in October 2020. ...

HPG pays tribute to martyrs of Van

ANF - 2021-03-01 00:24
The HPG have published the names of four guerrillas who fell as martyrs in a battle against the Turkish army in Van in October 2019. ...

Kurds in Sweden meet new leader of Swedish Left Party

ANF - 2021-02-25 08:20
Kurdish Democratic Society Center-Sweden (Navenda Civaka Demokratîk a Kurd li Swêd- NCDK) co-chair Rıdvan Altun had an online meeting with Nooshi Dadgostar, who was elected as the leader of the Swedish Left Party on 31 October last year. ...

Former Liberal MP Raj Grewal heading to trial on fraud charges in October

Yahoo - 2021-02-18 07:47

Dilşêr Herekol, commander of the Shengal’s defense martyred

ANF - 2021-02-04 09:24
Guerrilla commander Dilşêr Herekol was one of the twelve HPG fighters who prevented the killing of over 100,000 Yazidis by the ISIS. The HSM has announced that the legendary fighter was martyred in October 2020. ...

Kurdish female activist remains in detention after four months of uncertainty

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2021-02-04 02:03
Iran continues to hold the Kurdish female activist Somayeh Kargar in detention, four months after arresting her without a charge in Tehran on 16 October.The security forces had arrested Somayeh Kargar, a… The post Kurdish female activist remains in detent ...

Line up of 70 traders and small businesses to fill Peckham Levels announced ahead of October launch - Southwark News

Southwarknews - 2021-01-27 17:45

10 things you need to know today: October 9, 2019

Theweek - 2021-01-24 23:34

Iraq postpones parliamentary elections to October

Rûdaw - 2021-01-19 17:42

Lekki toll gate shootings: What really happened?

BBC - 2021-01-17 01:18
Mayeni Jones investigates what happened when the army opened fire on protesters in Lagos in October. ...

IFJ and EFJ call for release of journalists

ANF - 2021-01-16 11:12
The International and European Federations of Journalists (IFJ and EFJ) called for an immediate release of the four journalists detained by police in eastern Turkey on 6 October. ...

Life sentence for 7 people who participated in protests for Kobanê

ANF - 2021-01-12 17:12
7 people were sentenced to life imprisonment on the grounds that they had participated in the protests in Antep during the October 6-8 uprising against the invasion attacks of ISIS gangs against Kobanê in 2014. ...

UN hails new Libya prisoner swap under October truce, World News | wionews.com

Wionews - 2021-01-08 11:38

UN mission hails new Libya prisoner swap under October truce - Global Times

Globaltimes - 2021-01-07 16:21

Car bomb kills 5 in Turkish occupied Serekaniye

ANF - 2021-01-02 14:00
The northern Syrian city of Serekaniye (Ras al-Ain) has been occupied by the Turkish army and allied mercenaries since October 2019. ...

HPG pays tribute to 2 guerrillas fallen in the province of Hatay

ANF - 2020-12-29 11:25
The HPG press office released names of two guerrillas who fell martyrs on 26 October 2020 in the province of Hatay. ...

Continuation of detention ordered for 20 politicians

ANF - 2020-12-28 18:13
The HDP and DBP politicians arrested in the "Kobanê investigation" at the beginning of October remain in detention. Grounds for suspicion against the defendants have not been eliminated, the court said in justifying its decision. ...

Essex lorry deaths: Two found guilty of killing 39 migrants

BBC - 2020-12-22 01:50
Prosecutors said the victims died in "unbearable" heat in a lorry container in October 2019. ...

Budowsky: Trump October surprise could devastate GOP | TheHill

Thehill - 2020-12-16 21:38

Iraqi activist shot dead in Baghdad

ANF - 2020-12-16 08:25
Another activist of the October Revolution has been killed in Iraq. Salah al-Iraqi was known for his leading role within the resistance movement against the political elite initiated in the fall of 2019. ...

Body of HPG guerrilla kept by authorities for 3 years

ANF - 2020-12-11 18:53
The remains of HPG guerrilla Mercan Erkol, who was martyred in Amed's Kulp District in October 2017, have not been delivered to her family for three years. ...

The Kurdish Human Rights Situation Report in October 2020

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2020-12-11 06:27
This is KMMK’s monthly report, October 2020, on the human rights situation in eastern Kurdistan. This report summarizes key human The post The Kurdish Human Rights Situation Report in October 2020 appeared first on Kurdistan Human Rights Association. ...

PKK dixwaze Şingalê ji Kurdistanê cuda bike

Rojeva Kurd - 2020-12-07 00:00
Eve demeke li ser rewşa derketina çekdarên PKKê ji Şingalê gotubêjin cuda hene.Wek tê zanîn 9ê Octoberê hukumeta herêma Kurdistanê û hukumeta federalî ya Iraqê ji bo Şingalê li hevkirîbûn û gihatîbûn rêkeftinekî. PKKê li himber vê li hevhatinê derket û li ...

Shengal people: We won't let out hopes be destroyed

ANF - 2020-12-06 12:31
The people of Shengal are on guard to protect their institutions against the agreement reached between the Iraqi government and the KDP on 9 October. ...

This Loophole in New Mexico's Methane Rules Is a Gift to Big Oil and Gas

John Bolton - 2020-12-05 01:54
Read time: 10 minsIn October, New Mexico announced new rules that propose slashing the massive volumes of methane which the oil and gas industry is releasing into the atmosphere. However, the proposed regulations contain a major loophole that will directl ...

Iraqi Kurdistan gov’t to borrow $205 million to fill its shortfalls to pay civil servants: spokesperson

E-Kurd - 2020-12-03 19:58
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government KRG will borrow $205 million to finance its deficits to pay the belated October salary to the Kurdistan Region’s public sector employees, the spokesman of KRG Jutyar Adil said. In ...

Iraq: Kurdistan Region (October, 2020) - Iraq | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-11-30 16:15

Trump’s worst crime must not be forgotten – ensuring the ethnic cleansing of Kurdish allies in Syria

E-Kurd - 2020-11-28 21:48
Patrick Cockburn | The independent UK It was the worst crime of Donald Trump’s years in the White House. In October 2019 he ordered US troops to stand aside, greenlighting Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria that led to the murder, rape and expulsion of i ...

Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods slow to modest gain of 1.3% in October indicating economy is slowing

Yahoo - 2020-11-25 20:58

Slight gain of 1.3% in October for manufactured goods

Yahoo - 2020-11-25 16:47

thebahamasweekly.com - Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) starts October 18th

Thebahamasweekly - 2020-11-25 13:35

At least 246 women killed between January and October

ANF - 2020-11-22 11:46
The murders of women in Kurdistan and in the men-led government Turkey are increasing by the day. At least 246 women were murdered between January and October this year. ...

How the Yazidi perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the International Community

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-20 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 10th, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Center for Peace and Human Security (CPHS) has published a study (After Genocide: How the Yazidi Perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the I ...

Iraqi Kurdistan’s new coronavirus cases slow down but deaths remains high, 530 new infections

E-Kurd - 2020-11-19 16:40
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan reported 530 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday, dropping from the daily highs of last month in a sign infections were peaking for now, but deaths remains high. On october 27, 2020, Kurdistan Regio ...

The U.S. Government grants AUK with $4 million to support American-Style Higher Education.

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-19 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – October 12th – U.S. Consul General to Kurdistan Region, Rob Waller, and President of The American University of Kurdistan (AUK), Dr. Randall Rhodes, announced the successful award of a $4 million grant to AUK within a press conf ...

Erbil governor Firsat Sofi dies of coronavirus in hospital in Turkey

E-Kurd - 2020-11-18 20:50
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region,—The governor of Erbil, Firsat Sofi Ali, 42, has died of coronavirus at a hospital in Ankara, Turkey on Wednesday. Sofi, contracted the virus on October 19,2020 and as his condition deteriorated, he was flown to Turkey ...

At least 256 women killed in ten months in Turkey

ANF - 2020-11-15 09:05
At least 256 women died as a result of murder and at least 197 women died in suspicious circumstancesfrom January to October 2020. ...

Ali Elias Nasir elected new spiritual leader of the Yazidis

ANF - 2020-11-14 19:00
The "High Council of Yazidis" has appointed Ali Elias Nasir as the new spiritual leader of the Yazidi community. The 41-year-old thus succeeds Bavê Şêx Xurto Hecî Îsmaîl, who died in October. ...

5 things to know on CTVNews.ca for Thursday, October 8, 2020: VP debate, COVID-19 vaccine, plastics ban | CTV News

Ctvnews - 2020-11-12 10:28

'Murder hornets': More nests likely to be found in US

BBC - 2020-11-12 00:28
Around 200 queen hornets were found in a nest extracted in Washington in October, scientists say. ...

Letter to UN Secretary-General over Turkish deforestation in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2020-11-10 06:21
Omar Sindi | Exclusive to Ekurd.net His Excellency Mr.Antonio Guterres Secretary-General United Nations New York, NY 10017 U.S.A. October 25, 2020 Your Excellency, Turkey’s invasion and their undercover war with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) into the ...

Kurdish Political Prisoner on Hunger Strike by Sewing Her Lips

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2020-11-10 02:01
Sakineh Parvaneh, a Kurdish political prisoner who went on a hunger strike in protest to being transferred from Evin Prison to Quchan Prison on October 31, sewed her lips together on the… The post Kurdish Political Prisoner on Hunger Strike by Sewing Her ...

HPG pays tribute to YJA Star guerrillas who fell martyrs in Amed

ANF - 2020-11-08 12:10
In a written statement, HPG Press Liaison Centre (BIM) commemorated YJA Star guerrillas Amara Ronahi and Doğa Rizgar, who fell in Amed on 3 October. ...

October Democratic Debate Recap: Top 11 Biggest Takeaways | Time

TIME - 2020-11-07 07:00

Rush to Build LNG Export Terminals Falters as Uncertainty Grows Over Financials

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 8 minsOn Monday, October 5, a ship left Cameron LNG, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal shut down by Hurricane Laura, the powerful storm that made landfall on August 27 near Cameron, Louisiana, about 15 miles south of the plant. That tanker ...

Trump's COVID Denial Mirrors Romney’s Climate Denial in 2012, Hurting Election Bid

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 7 minsOriginally published by The Real News Network. Back in 2012, climate science denial created an “October Surprise” moment for the presidential election and a turning point against the presidential prospects of Republican candidate Mitt Rom ...

Amy Coney Barrett’s Remarks on Climate Change Raise Alarm That a Climate Denier Is About to Join the Supreme Court

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 8 minsDuring her Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday, October 13, Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett trotted out a tired and dismissive refrain from climate deniers, saying, “I’m certainly not a scientist” when Senator John Kennedy (R-L ...

Hurricane Delta Compounds Oil Pollution Left By Hurricane Laura in Louisiana’s Wetlands

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 7 minsHurricane Delta made landfall in Creole, Louisiana, on October 9 — 13 miles east of where Hurricane Laura struck 43 days before. It touched down in an area packed with oil and gas wells, pipelines, and rigs. An assessment of how much oil ...

Court Tosses Youth Climate Lawsuit Against Canada

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 5 minsThe Federal Court of Canada has decided to dismiss a climate lawsuit based on constitutional rights and brought by 15 young Canadians against the federal government. The decision, issued October 27, effectively denies the youths the chanc ...

Unemployment rate keeps falling faster than projected

AEI - 2020-11-07 00:00
According to today’s jobs report, the US unemployment rate in October fell to 6.9 percent, down from 7.9 percent in September. That progress continues to be significantly better than projections issued by the Congressional Budget Office in May. The post U ...

Congress still needs to respond further to the COVID recession

AEI - 2020-11-07 00:00
The October employment situation provides a sobering reminder of the ongoing need for sound economic policy in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Congress still needs to respond further to the COVID recession appeared first on American Enterprise ...

DFG: 11 journalists detained, 4 jailed in October

ANF - 2020-11-06 13:40
Dicle Fırat Journalists Association (DFG) released its "Report on Rights Violations Against Journalists" according to which 11 journalists were detained while 4 journalists were jailed in October. ...

26. October 2020 – STP mourns former Bundestag Vice President Thomas Oppermann (SPD)

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-11-06 06:30

IRAQ DATA: October oil output rises 6.7%, flouting OPEC+ quota - SOMO | S&P Global Platts

Spglobal - 2020-11-05 14:45

People detained in Mardin give statement to Prosecutor

ANF - 2020-11-05 12:50
Mardin Chief Public Prosecutor's Office has begun taking the statements from 3 people, including TJA spokeswoman Ayşe Gökkan, taken into custody on 30 October. ...

Southern Poverty Law Center Adds Pro-Israel Evangelical Group to Hate List - The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | David Israel | 25 Tishri 5780 – October 24, 2019 | JewishPress.com

Jewishpress - 2020-11-05 06:26

Transatlantic Trade: US and Europe – October 26, 2020

Natlawreview - 2020-11-04 12:02

28. October 2020 – First report of the Federal Government Commissioner for Religious Freedom

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-11-04 02:37

"March For Armenians" To Take Place In Sydney On Saturday 24th October - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-11-03 17:46

The Cuban Missile Crisis - “October 27, 1962 – Black Saturday” - The Andalusia Star-News | The Andalusia Star-News

Andalusiastarnews - 2020-11-03 14:19

Femicide balance sheet for October in Turkey

ANF - 2020-11-03 13:59
In Turkey, 21 women fell victim to femicide in October. Another eight women died under suspicious circumstances, according to the platform "We will stop femicide" in Istanbul. ...

29. October 2020 – An oil production permit in Alaska shortly before the election?

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-11-03 02:06

AUK announces 48 + 25 new scholarships and a 15% discount on tuition fees

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-03 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – October 1st, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the reduction of its tuition fees by 15%, the offering of 48 scholarships funded by the United States Department of State and 25 more scholarships for Nursing stu ...

Sydney, Australia: “March For Armenians” On Saturday 24th October - Greek City Times

Greekcitytimes - 2020-11-02 20:48

02/11/2020 Iraq's oil exports average 2.876 million bpd in October: ministry

ESTA - 2020-11-02 12:12

Number of victims of Izmir earthquake increases

ANF - 2020-11-02 10:19
The number of victims of the 6.9 magnitude earthquake that hit Izmir on 30 October is getting higher. ...

YPS and YPS JIN disclose balance sheet for October

ANF - 2020-11-02 08:34
YPS and YPS JIN Coordination issued a written statement and shared the balance sheet for October. ...

01/11/2020 Four Kolbars killed, 11 wounded in Iranian Kurdistan in October: Hengaw

ESTA - 2020-11-01 11:20

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: its meaning to Armenians, by Avedis Hadjian (Le Monde diplomatique - English edition, October 2020)

Mondediplo - 2020-11-01 10:37

Under Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock, briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria, 27 October 2020 - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2020-10-31 11:25
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