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Channel NewsAsia
'We were just lucky': Cybersecurity chief on attacks in Singapore in 2017unscathed, said David Koh, chief executive of the Cyber Security Agency (CSA) o
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 minutes ago
unscathed, said David Koh, chief executive of the Cyber Security Agency (CSA) of Singapore in an interview with Channel NewsAsia. “It is not that Singapore is particularly good or that Singaporeans are very alert with respect to malware, we were... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rose McGowan rips protest of actresses wearing black to Golden Globeshailed 'the intrepid women who raised their voices to expose this abuse' - a gr
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
hailed 'the intrepid women who raised their voices to expose this abuse' - a group that includes McGowan, Ashley Judd and Asia Argento - as heroic. 'Each brave voice that is raised, heard and credited by our watchdog media will ultimately change... Read more
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Breitbart
World View: China-Australia Relations Plummet over China’s Illegal Militarization of South China SeaChina Sea has been out of the news for a while, but not because it has not been
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
China Sea has been out of the news for a while, but not because it has not been occurring. New imagery released by the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (AMTI) show that China has been aggressively implementing illegal offensive and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Anti-terror efforts to continue as threats remain at 'a high level': Shanmugamcounter, and have been arresting a lot of people,” said Home Affairs Minister K
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
counter, and have been arresting a lot of people,” said Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam in an interview with Channel NewsAsia. “We have been arresting more people. So I would say that the threats had increased substantially a few years ago, and... Read more
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Mumbrella
Adam Furness resigns as managing director of RhythmOnework through a transition and commence in a new, exciting opportunity early in
Mumbrella / Posted 3 hours ago
work through a transition and commence in a new, exciting opportunity early in the NY.” Speaking to Mumbrella Asia at the time, Furness said: “For now the focus is to get the integration between the two businesses right and then think... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jodie Foster refuses to weigh in on Harvey Weinstein scandalRose McGowan and Ashley Judd - say the tycoon had promised to help advance thei
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
Rose McGowan and Ashley Judd - say the tycoon had promised to help advance their careers in exchange for sexual favours. Asia claims the mogul led her to an empty room and asked her to give him a massage. She reluctantly agreed, and halfway... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Another North Korean missile test? A stern US response? I've heard all this beforesince taking office, Trump has taken a hardline approach to North Korea. In No
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
since taking office, Trump has taken a hardline approach to North Korea. In November, while on his first official trip to Asia, Trump was quoted directing the following message to North Korea: “Do not underestimate us. And do not try us.” Along... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Your views: Road closures for marathonshaving her baby delivered at the A&E department without her obstetrician, she s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
having her baby delivered at the A&E department without her obstetrician, she said. A spokesman for race organiser Ironman Asia said that it had "made sure that all routes and access points were approved" by the hospitals along the race route.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH, Cambodia agree to fight ‘fake news’politics, economy and culture and of radio and TV programs. The two countries,
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
politics, economy and culture and of radio and TV programs. The two countries, both members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also would find ways to deal with communication problems, he added. “The two countries will also cooperate to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China dismisses ‘hype’ over military buildupturning reefs in the Spratly and Paracel chains into islands, installing milita
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
turning reefs in the Spratly and Paracel chains into islands, installing military facilities and equipment on them. The Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (Amti) said the buildup continued this year despite rival claims across the sea from... Read more
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Philboxing
NOYNAY STUNS PAN, WINS WBO AND WBC BELTScorrectly decided to stop the one sided beating. Yilixaiti Ainiwaer wins WBC A
Philboxing / Posted 4 hours ago
correctly decided to stop the one sided beating. Yilixaiti Ainiwaer wins WBC ABCO title.Zuilipikaer wins the WBA Asia title.In the last bout of the night, Zulipikaer Maimaitiali (China) beat Pavel Semjonov (Estonia) by a lopsided... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipinos happy with their relationshipswhich dropped from its top spot in 2016. Vietnam shed four points. The online
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
which dropped from its top spot in 2016. Vietnam shed four points. The online survey covered 4,600 respondents from nine Asian countries and territories, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and China, which... Read more
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Inquirier.net
F2 finishes off Petron25-18, in Game 3 to complete the league’s first come-from-behind title series r
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
25-18, in Game 3 to complete the league’s first come-from-behind title series run before an animated gallery at Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay. It was the first time that a side rallied from 0-1 in the title playoffs, and it was made even more... Read more
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Inquirier.net
The true meaning of this blessed seasonbargains For more shopping bargains, the Noel Bazaar Series 2017 is on until t
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
bargains For more shopping bargains, the Noel Bazaar Series 2017 is on until today only at the SMX Mall of Asia. From its beginnings as a weekend bazaar of a few merchants, this annual bazaar organized by Cut Unlimited has grown to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
#Holt: PM’s death in a Twitter eradocuments that prove he was abducted by the North Vietnamese as payback for Ame
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
documents that prove he was abducted by the North Vietnamese as payback for American imperialist incursions into South-East Asia. Then, just over an hour after Harold Holt swims out to sea and is never seen again, it hits the mainstream news. Every... Read more
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The Washington Times
CROSSTALK: Normalize U.S.-Russia relationsEverything Mr. Trump has done, whether it be dealing with Syrian use of chemica
The Washington Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Everything Mr. Trump has done, whether it be dealing with Syrian use of chemical weapons, the Taliban in South Central Asia, or even negotiating the minefields of the fake news media, has shown that Mr. Trump will fight back and take no... Read more
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Daily Press
Winter visual arts: Flurry of exhibits in Hampton Roadsa revealing round-up of the region’s talent, including emerging artists as well
Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
a revealing round-up of the region’s talent, including emerging artists as well as well-established figures. “Art of Asia,” featuring “Cloth as Community: Hmong Textiles in America” and “Shanghai Passages: Longtang Photographs by Gong... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
What does the end of U.S. net neutrality mean for the world?Lokman Tsui, associate professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and for
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 hours ago
Lokman Tsui, associate professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and former head of free expression at Google in Asia. The FCC vote to repeal net neutrality will have little impact on internet users in China. But it could encourage... Read more
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News.com.au
#Holt: PM’s death in a Twitter eradocuments that prove he was abducted by the North Vietnamese as payback for Ame
News.com.au / Posted 7 hours ago
documents that prove he was abducted by the North Vietnamese as payback for American imperialist incursions into South-East Asia. Then, just over an hour after Harold Holt swims out to sea and is never seen again, it hits the mainstream news. Every... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
It Makes Census to Us: Which Region communities are the most educated?They come from across the globe with the majority being born in Latin America (
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 hours ago
They come from across the globe with the majority being born in Latin America (4,351), followed by Europe (88) and Asia (46). - Hammond comes in second with 12.04 percent or 9,513 of its 78,983 residents listed as foreign-born. Of those,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lockheed Martin says F-16 orders flowing in“F-16 production opportunities include multiple countries in the Middle East, t
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
“F-16 production opportunities include multiple countries in the Middle East, the Mediterranean, Central Europe, Southeast Asia, and South America - approximately 200 aircraft altogether.” Further, “Lockheed Martin also has three F-16V upgrade... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rahul Gandhi's elevation, a stronger Cong an opportunity: Oxford AnalyticaThe elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the president of Congress, the principal Oppos
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
The elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the president of Congress, the principal Opposition party, offers an Asian regional "opportunity" while suppression of the right to expression manifesting in attacks on journalists is among political and policy risks... Read more
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The Hindu
'The Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise in Israel and Palestine' review: Peace under pressureto the Americans, which led to the Camp David Accord between Israel and Egypt,
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
to the Americans, which led to the Camp David Accord between Israel and Egypt, the Framework for Peace in West Asia, which served as the blueprint for the 1993 Oslo agreement. The Obama administration was also critical of Israeli... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Lake House strikes Goldprojects thus improving the GDP of Sri Lanka. Access Engineering, Hayleys Plan
Sunday Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
projects thus improving the GDP of Sri Lanka. Access Engineering, Hayleys Plantations, MTD Walkers, Nestle Lanka, Pan Asia Bank, People Leasing, SriLankan Airlines, Bank of Ceylon and Union Assurance were among the award recipients along with... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Harold Holt's disappearance and the conspiracy theories that won't vanishwere the work of later prime ministers, you know, particularly Gough Whitlam,"
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 hours ago
were the work of later prime ministers, you know, particularly Gough Whitlam," Mr Cater said. "Holt pushed further into Asia, deepening ties with nations outside the Commonwealth." "Holt ended the White Australia policy, or began the process of... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Urduja’ kills 3 in Leyte, Dinagat5J901/5J902 (Manila-Caticlan-Manila), 5J653/5J654 (Manila-Tacloban-Manila), 5J9
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
5J901/5J902 (Manila-Caticlan-Manila), 5J653/5J654 (Manila-Tacloban-Manila), 5J905/5J906 (Manila-Caticlan-Manila). Air Asia Philippines scrapped its Manila-Tacloban-Manila services: Z2-320/Z2-321, Z2-324/Z2-325) and Z2-327/Z2-328. Cebgo,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 17 December 2017demand and supply of driver-partners and riders, Uber observed. According to Ub
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
demand and supply of driver-partners and riders, Uber observed. According to Uber’s head of communications for Southeast Asia Leigh Wong during a media briefing recently, based on the average estimated time of arrival (ETA), people in Kuching do... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Freddy bags podium finish at round four of Akoc in MacauKong and first runner-up Alexander Mui. KUCHING: International go-kart racer F
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Kong and first runner-up Alexander Mui. KUCHING: International go-kart racer Freddy Lawan made a winning return to the Asian Karting Open Championship (Akoc) when he finished third in Round 4 at Kartrodomo de Coloane, Macau last Sunday. It was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
A shift in Malaysia’s retail culturedevices to shop on 12.12 while 40 per cent preferred to use the desktop compute
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
devices to shop on 12.12 while 40 per cent preferred to use the desktop computer. Lazada sets the record in Southeast Asia According to Hans-Peter Ressel, chief executive officer of Lazada Malaysia, 2017 was a phenomenal year for the... Read more
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The Hindu
BCCI’s FTP — a broadcaster’s dreamBCCI’s FTP has also proposed that it will own the IPL window in April-May for f
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
BCCI’s FTP has also proposed that it will own the IPL window in April-May for four years (2020-2023) and also the Asia Cup and Tri-Series Window in September. The idea of protecting the PHS and SHS was meant to sustain interest in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
North Korea brands Donald Trump an "old lunatic" as war of words with US resumecould carry out another nuclear test before completing its nuclear weapons prog
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
could carry out another nuclear test before completing its nuclear weapons programme, a source recently told Radio Free Asia. The source claims North Korea's seventh nuclear test would be the most powerful one ever after speaking to a senior... Read more
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FOX Business
Skechers Is the Best Bet on the International Appeal of Athleisuremoves in its international business. New retail store openings and several join
FOX Business / Posted 11 hours ago
moves in its international business. New retail store openings and several joint venture businesses with distributors in Asia have accelerated growth. Management said selling was particularly good in China, the United Kingdom, and mainland... Read more
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FOX Business
Skechers Is the Best Bet on the International Appeal of Athleisuremoves in its international business. New retail store openings and several join
FOX Business / Posted 11 hours ago
moves in its international business. New retail store openings and several joint venture businesses with distributors in Asia have accelerated growth. Management said selling was particularly good in China, the United Kingdom, and mainland... Read more
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The Manila Times
China’s construction at Spratlys still a cause for alarm(2017) was a big year for Chinese construction activities in the South China Se
The Manila Times / Posted 11 hours ago
(2017) was a big year for Chinese construction activities in the South China Sea. The report this week by the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (AMTI) is nothing less than alarming, as it shows that “[w]hile pursuing diplomatic... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Indonesian talent rules AGT stageMANILA, Philippines — Indonesian talent, The Sacred Riana, ruled the Season 2 o
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Indonesian talent, The Sacred Riana, ruled the Season 2 of Asia’s Got Talent (AGT). She got the highest number of votes by showcasing an unconventional form of art and entertainment. Hers is described as a mix of magic and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Globe ready to cater to bandwidth demandis also a tedious process. Cu said building more cell sites is necessary for t
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
is also a tedious process. Cu said building more cell sites is necessary for the Philippines to match and even surpass its Asian neighbors in cell site density. “We keep comparing ourselves with developed countries and our highly developed Asian... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MAP names Maynilad’s Fernandez as new presidentsupply management. He is a BS Industrial Management Engineering graduate of De
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
supply management. He is a BS Industrial Management Engineering graduate of De La Salle University and has an MBM from the Asian Institute of Management. He completed his Advanced Management Program of IESE (Spain)/University of Asia and the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The TRAIN is movingpushing for aggressive liberalization of the FINL. No doubt the Philippines is
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
pushing for aggressive liberalization of the FINL. No doubt the Philippines is one of the best performing economies in Asia as shown by the better than expected 6.9 percent expansion of the economy in the third quarter. The Asian Development... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No new Chinese activity in SCS — Cayetanoareas that are not habited, meaning, they are not occupying new areas,” he adde
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
areas that are not habited, meaning, they are not occupying new areas,” he added. Cayetano said he is aware of the latest Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative report of Washington’s Center for Strategic and International Studies, which noted the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
F2 Logistics wallops Petron, clinches Super Liga crown25-18 to complete a series comeback and capture the Chooks-to-Go Philippine Sup
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
25-18 to complete a series comeback and capture the Chooks-to-Go Philippine SuperLiga Grand Prix crown at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay yesterday. The Cargo Movers combined in a pivotal 7-1 fourth set run to go 7-up, 18-11, then thwarted a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace, House confident SC will uphold TRAINby the House and the Senate before they started their month-long Christmas vaca
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 hours ago
by the House and the Senate before they started their month-long Christmas vacation. Meager hike Meanwhile, the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) has expressed dismay at the “meager” tobacco tax increase of P2.50 per pack annually... Read more
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Zero Hedge
$19,000: Bitcoin Hits New All Time High After Burst Of Asian Buying; Bigger Than Wells, Wal-Martworld's most popular cryptocurrency jumped to new all time highs following the
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 hours ago
world's most popular cryptocurrency jumped to new all time highs following the latest (unexplained) burst of buying out of Asia, with another Saturday surge in volumes emerging out of Japan and Korea. Bitcoin is now up over $1,200, or 7%, in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outstanding Students Win Scholarshipand technology university AASTU is forming partnership with international unive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and technology university AASTU is forming partnership with international universities and organizations from Europe, USA, Asia and Africa, he added. According to him, the University has established 8 centers of excellence which in turn have huge... Read more
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Daily Mail
French photographer captures underwater shots of a swan feedingregular slow wingbeats. The population in the UK has increased recently and the
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
regular slow wingbeats. The population in the UK has increased recently and the species can be found throughout Europe and Asia. Mute swans are very large white water birds. They have a long S-shaped neck and an orange bill with black at the base... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Perez dedicates PSL title, MVP award to fallen brotherPhoto by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net MJ Perez took the floor at Mall of Asia A
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net MJ Perez took the floor at Mall of Asia Arena Saturday ready to lead F2 Logistics for a shot at the Philippine Super Liga Grand Prix title Saturday. A smile flashed across her face as she encouraged her... Read more
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The Manila Times
20 jungolfers earn berths in ENAGIC Jr. meet AsiaTwenty Filipino junior golfers earned their slot in the ENAGIC Junior Champions
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Twenty Filipino junior golfers earned their slot in the ENAGIC Junior Championship Asia after posting wins in the inaugural Philippine qualifiers last December 2 at the Southlink Golf Clun in Las Pinas City. Jolo Magcalayo will be leading the charge... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain, China speed up bid to link stock marketssupport of up to £25 billion (US$33.3 billion) for new projects along China's B
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
support of up to £25 billion (US$33.3 billion) for new projects along China's Belt and Road infrastructure corridor in Asia, he said. The agreements come as Frankfurt and Paris are jockeying with London to attract Chinese investments and... Read more
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Island Packet
Northwestern symphony orchestra to perform in Asia in 2018The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to Asia. The univers
Island Packet / Posted 12 hours ago
The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to Asia. The university says student musicians will perform in three prestigious concert halls during the March 2018 spring break. It's the first international tour for the symphony... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwestern symphony orchestra to perform in Asia in 2018EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to
Daily Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra is heading to Asia. The university says student musicians will perform in three prestigious concert halls during the March 2018 spring break. It's the first international tour for the... Read more
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BBC News
Indian call to speed up rape executionsup trials and press police officers to take allegations of rape and sexual assa
BBC News / Posted 12 hours ago
up trials and press police officers to take allegations of rape and sexual assault more seriously, reports the BBC's South Asia regional editor. Jill McGivering. There is more awareness and increased reporting of cases, Ms Maliwal told our... Read more
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