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New Zimbabwe
Foreign affairs minister blasts Biti, Chamisapledges to delivering peaceful elections next year which he said shall be held
New Zimbabwe / Posted an hour ago
pledges to delivering peaceful elections next year which he said shall be held according to the SADC principles and African Union recommendations. “Any leadership changes can therefore be gotten at the ballot box,” he said. “There is no... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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DW
Sahel force could tackle jihadists 'without antagonizing communities' |forces to be seen to get involved in very localized security, it can cause fric
DW / Posted 9 hours ago
forces to be seen to get involved in very localized security, it can cause friction and resentment. On Monday, the African Union announced that about 6,000 former fighters who have been fighting for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria are... Read more
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New York Daily News
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
New York Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
African anti-jihadi force gets $130 million at French meetsoldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 hours ago
soldiers were killed earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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DW
Is Israel Africa's new best friend? |states maintained diplomatic ties with Israel. The Palestinian Authority (PA) w
DW / Posted 10 hours ago
states maintained diplomatic ties with Israel. The Palestinian Authority (PA) was granted non-member observer status in the African Union (AU) - Israel was not. Anti-Israeli sentiment lessens However, reservations toward Israel appear to be... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel: 'Urgent' need for Sahel anti-terror force |known as the G5 — Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Chad. Senior offici
DW / Posted 10 hours ago
known as the G5 — Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Chad. Senior officials from the European Union, United Nations, African Union, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) were also at the meeting. In June, the G5 Sahel coalition... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
African anti-jihadi force gets millions after French meetingearlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sa
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 hours ago
earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sahel, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
African anti-jihadi force gets millions after French meetingearlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sa
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 hours ago
earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sahel, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Up to One Million Enslaved Migrants, Victims of 'Europe's Complicity'refugees and migrants on board boats in distress, AI has denounced. IOM Moves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
refugees and migrants on board boats in distress, AI has denounced. IOM Moves to Relieve Plight of Migrants Backing an African Union-European Union plan, adopted in the two blocs' summit (29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire), IOM's... Read more
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New York Daily News
Mali warns IS fighters could come to AfricaEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
New York Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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New York Daily News
African anti-jihadi force gets millions after French meetingearlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sa
New York Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sahel, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
African anti-jihadi force gets millions after French meetingearlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sa
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 hours ago
earlier this year. Besides the leaders of the five-nation force known as G5 Sahel, delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations were in attendance Wednesday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the... Read more
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Gulf News
France seeks ways to boost anti-jihadi force in AfricaEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
Gulf News / Posted 12 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organisations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Creating Conditions Conducive to Stability in Guinea- supported by the other international actors of the five groupings involved in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
- supported by the other international actors of the five groupings involved in the peace process in Guinea-Bissau (the African Union, United Nations, European Union and Community of Portuguese Language Countries) - should adopt a more directive... Read more
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FOX News
Saudis, UAE pledge $130M to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
FOX News / Posted 12 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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FOX News
Saudis, UAE pledge $130M to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
FOX News / Posted 12 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Saudis, UAE pledge $100 to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Saudis, UAE pledge $100 to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Saudis, UAE pledge $100 to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 13 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Merkel cites urgency of fighting Sahel jihadistsEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Saudis, UAE pledge $100 to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visa-On-Arrival Better Than Blanket Visa-Free Intra-African TravelWould an Africa in which Africans require no visas to travel boost prospects fo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Would an Africa in which Africans require no visas to travel boost prospects for intracontinental trade? The African Union (AU) and many of the continent's economic organisations think so and want it to be a reality by 2020. It is not an entirely... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Saudis, UAE pledge $100 to anti-terror forceEmmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, a
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 14 hours ago
Emmanuel Macron convened leaders of the five-nation force, known as G5 Sahel, and delegations representing Europe, the African Union and international organizations at a chateau west of Paris. German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Conducts Fresh Drone Attack On Al-Shabaab in Somaliaal-Shabaab fighters as the Africa Union peacekeeping mission prepares to exit t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
al-Shabaab fighters as the Africa Union peacekeeping mission prepares to exit the country. Local forces and those of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have also intensified military operations against the insurgents, flushing them in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The UN Shouldn't Fail the Central African RepublicBack in 2014, when the Central African Republic was on the world's radar, the U
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Back in 2014, when the Central African Republic was on the world's radar, the United Nations stepped up and sent peacekeepers to take over from an African-Union-led mission there as an effort to avoid a deepening human rights and humanitarian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Not Enough Being Done to Shield Civilians From Violence13 per cent to clan militias, 11 per cent to State actors, including the army a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
13 per cent to clan militias, 11 per cent to State actors, including the army and the police, four per cent to the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM), and 12 per cent to unidentified or undetermined attackers. Civilians were the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Commends African Leaders On Free TradeAfrican Union (AU) has commended African leaders for doing the right thing in c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
African Union (AU) has commended African leaders for doing the right thing in creating the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) despite the current retreat from multilateralism. The African Union's Commissioner for Trade and Industry, Albert Muchanga,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AMISOM Rejects Allegations of Human Rights ViolationsThe African Union Commission has rejected allegations of human rights violation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The African Union Commission has rejected allegations of human rights violations by AMISOM troops contained in a report launched by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) Human Rights and Protection Group (HRPG) and the United... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Donald Trump - Israeli's Friend or Foe?that the United States cannot remain the sponsor or arbitrator in negotiations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
that the United States cannot remain the sponsor or arbitrator in negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians". The African Union Commission also rightly questioned the United State's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
France seeks ways to boost anti-jihadi force in Africaup the force, plus European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
up the force, plus European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Officials from the European Union, the African Union and the U.N. are also attending, as well as envoys from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. While... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudan Participates in AU Statistical MeetingsKhartoum — Sudan participated in the 11th annual meeting of the African Union C
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Khartoum — Sudan participated in the 11th annual meeting of the African Union Committee on Statistics at the level of the Directors General of the African Statistical Offices, which was held in Nouakchott on 9-11 December 2017. Sudan's delegation to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
France seeks ways to boost anti-jihadi force in Africaup the force, plus European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 hours ago
up the force, plus European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Officials from the European Union, the African Union and the U.N. are also attending, as well as envoys from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. While... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Safety Sought for Witnesses, Victims as ICC Prepares Case Against Govtmachinery to track down and intimidate witnesses," she said. Additionally, Ken
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
machinery to track down and intimidate witnesses," she said. Additionally, Kenya wields great influence at the African Union because of its strategic location and economic power in the region. Getting the support Kenya obtained will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANCWL Wants Dlamini-Zuma for SA PresidencyDlamini-Zuma as its preferred candidate for the presidency of the ruling party.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Dlamini-Zuma as its preferred candidate for the presidency of the ruling party. The women's league wants the former African Union Commission (AUC) chairperson to succeed President Jacob Zuma as the leader of the ex-liberation movement. She... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Complicit in Human Rights Abuses in Libyaplans to repatriate a total of 15,000 African migrants by the end of the year.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
plans to repatriate a total of 15,000 African migrants by the end of the year. Most come from Nigeria, Guinea, Mali, and Senegal. But African Union officials say there are as many as 42 camps across Libya, housing up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
URA Takes Head-On the Fight Against Illicit Financial Flowsmainly by the multinational companies as well as wealthy and powerful individua
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
mainly by the multinational companies as well as wealthy and powerful individuals in the country. In the same report, the African Union/Economic Commission for Africa High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows from Africa report, chaired by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fallout Among Al-Shabaab Chiefs Bad for Kenya SecurityMuslims in northeastern Kenya by Al-Shabaab and the execution of Kenyan members
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Muslims in northeastern Kenya by Al-Shabaab and the execution of Kenyan members of the group for allegedly spying for the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom). Although the new twist is a welcome opportunity for countering the terrorist... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Peace and Security Council's Experts Meet in MusanzeMembers of the committee of experts from African Union's Peace and Security Cou
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Members of the committee of experts from African Union's Peace and Security Council (PSC) are meeting in Musanze District to discuss peace and security in Africa. The retreat has brought together 17 diplomats from 13 African countries drawing... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mugabe fall: why China role theory is hollowexternal stakeholders such as the UK, the US, South Africa, the Southern Africa
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
external stakeholders such as the UK, the US, South Africa, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the African Union (AU). And it almost threatened to overshadow the domestic dynamics that led to the changeover. There are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Presidents Draw Strong Consensus for Inclusive Growth at Africa 2017Free Trade Area in Egypt in 2015, he added it was important that African leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Free Trade Area in Egypt in 2015, he added it was important that African leaders drive the institutional reform of the African Union in order to get the FTA fully operational. Heba Salama, Director of the COMESA Regional Investment Agency,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wrong ANC leaders will see it lose power, provincial premier saysconfidence in an economy that was downgraded to junk this year amid political a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
confidence in an economy that was downgraded to junk this year amid political and policy uncertainty under Zuma. Former African Union Commission Chairwoman and Zuma's ex-wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is his main rival. While Ramaphosa has... Read more
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The Hill
US strikes explosives-filled vehicle in Somaliameasures to protect U.S. citizens and to disable terrorist threats,” the comman
The Hill / Posted yesterday
measures to protect U.S. citizens and to disable terrorist threats,” the command said. This includes partnering with the African Union Mission and Somali National Security Forces to target “terrorists, their training camps, and their safe havens... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tight race as ANC prepares to elect Zuma successorrichest people, and Zuma’s preferred candidate, his ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-Z
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
richest people, and Zuma’s preferred candidate, his ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a former minister and chairwoman of the African Union Commission. In a race seen as too close to call, seven candidates are seeking to succeed Zuma, who has been at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rand, stocks ease in cautious tradethe country until 2019. The two front-runners to succeed Zuma are Deputy Presi
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
the country until 2019. The two front-runners to succeed Zuma are Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and former chair of the African Union Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. “Rand trade might be boring now but it is expected to be explosive over the weekend,”... Read more
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Newsweek
Zimbabwe dumped Mugabe, but will other African countries do the same to their dictators?In January 2016, Zimbabwe’s then-President Robert Mugabe gave a speech at the A
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
In January 2016, Zimbabwe’s then-President Robert Mugabe gave a speech at the African Union in Ethiopia. As he railed against Westerners’ meddling in African affairs, the delegates repeatedly burst into delighted applause for the 91-year-old leader... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa to Participates At 11th World Trade Organisation Ministerial Conference, 10 to 13 Decprocess of structural transformation across the African continent. This meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
process of structural transformation across the African continent. This meeting was jointly hosted by South Africa and the African Union Commission (AUC). The Ministers also agreed on the need to ensure that the outcomes achieved at the... Read more
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