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TribLIVE
White House military personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trippersonnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trip
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
personnel removed amid probe into contacts with foreign women during Asia trip President Donald Trump gives a statement at East Asia Summit at the Philippine International Convention Center, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Manila, Philippines. Secretary... Read more
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FOX News
Despite Trump lobby, only 'some' leaders condemn Pyongyangissued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf o
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
issued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf of 18 world leaders, including Trump, at the East Asia Summit said they expressed serious concern over the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, "while some... Read more
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FOX News
Despite Trump lobby, only 'some' leaders condemn Pyongyangissued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf o
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
issued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf of 18 world leaders, including Trump, at the East Asia Summit said they expressed serious concern over the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, "while some... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Despite Trump lobby, only 'some' leaders condemn Pyongyangissued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf o
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
issued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf of 18 world leaders, including Trump, at the East Asia Summit said they expressed serious concern over the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, "while some... Read more
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New York Daily News
Despite Trump lobby, only 'some' leaders condemn Pyongyangissued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf o
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
issued belatedly by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday on behalf of 18 world leaders, including Trump, at the East Asia Summit said they expressed serious concern over the escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, "while some... Read more
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Herald Sun
Did Trump think Kiwi PM was Trudeau’s wife?with the Canadian leader’s partner Sophie. It was reportedly several minutes b
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
with the Canadian leader’s partner Sophie. It was reportedly several minutes before he realised his mistake at the East Asia Summit in Manila. However, Ms Ardern, 37, said details of the encounter had become muddled in the retelling and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Did Trump think Kiwi PM was Trudeau’s wife?with the Canadian leader’s partner Sophie. It was reportedly several minutes b
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
with the Canadian leader’s partner Sophie. It was reportedly several minutes before he realised his mistake at the East Asia Summit in Manila. However, Ms Ardern, 37, said details of the encounter had become muddled in the retelling and... Read more
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Herald Sun
New Zealand PM blasts Australiathe New Zealand Herald reports. She wants a more substantive conversation when
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the New Zealand Herald reports. She wants a more substantive conversation when both leaders reach the Philippines for the East Asia Summit this week. “We made the offer because we saw a great need. No matter what label you put on it there is... Read more
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Gulf News
Philippines revives nuclear energy plansCusi said.Russia and the Philippines signed the Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC)
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
Cusi said.Russia and the Philippines signed the Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) on November 13 on the sidelines of the 12th East Asia Summit in Manila.“Through this MOC, we can tap the significant experience of Russia in harnessing nuclear energy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Amid ASEAN's faults, there are 'glimmers of hope' for region's peoplesiege of Marawi was also a big test for the regional grouping after years of st
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
siege of Marawi was also a big test for the regional grouping after years of statements and joint communiques from the East Asia Summit and ASEAN Defense Ministers Meetings. "The end of the longest ever urban siege in a Philippines city last... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Jacinda ArdernNorth Korea unless it is backed by the United Nations. Is that still your posit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
North Korea unless it is backed by the United Nations. Is that still your position?The statement I used today at the East Asia Summit was we should use every tool available to us, bar military action. And one of the reasons we’re so firm on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ASEAN birthday partyTimor Leste is not yet a member it will send a representative. “So that’s 10 A
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
Timor Leste is not yet a member it will send a representative. “So that’s 10 ASEAN member-states, eight members of the East Asia Summit, and two others who are celebrating the 40th anniversary of ASEAN collaboration and that is ASEAN-EU and... Read more
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Mashable
New Zealand's prime minister delivered a sick burn to Donald Trumpan interview with New Zealand news site Newsroom, Ardern, who was elected in Oc
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
an interview with New Zealand news site Newsroom, Ardern, who was elected in October, recapped her recent visit to the East Asia Summit. Best bit? A small serving for Trump. “I was waiting to walk out to be introduced at the East Asia Summit... Read more
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NZCity
NZ can do more on nuclear issue: PMthey haven't seen such heightened tension in the region for many, many years,"
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
they haven't seen such heightened tension in the region for many, many years," she said having just attended APEC and the East Asia Summit where the Korean peninsula was high on the agenda. "When you add to that some other issues like South China... Read more
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Herald Sun
Trump’s veiled swipe at Chinaabout China’s efforts “to build and militarise outposts in the South China Sea.
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
about China’s efforts “to build and militarise outposts in the South China Sea.” Speaking to world leaders at the East Asia Summit in the Philippines on Tuesday, Mr Trump said the dispute is one of four security challenges that must be... Read more
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Herald Sun
Ardern’s cheeky burn to Trumpat Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed t
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
at Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed that while waiting for an introduction at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, Trump “in jest patted the person next to him on the shoulder, pointed at me and said, ‘This... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Trump’s veiled swipe at Chinaabout China’s efforts “to build and militarise outposts in the South China Sea.
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
about China’s efforts “to build and militarise outposts in the South China Sea.” Speaking to world leaders at the East Asia Summit in the Philippines on Tuesday, Mr Trump said the dispute is one of four security challenges that must be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Ardern’s cheeky burn to Trumpat Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed t
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
at Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed that while waiting for an introduction at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, Trump “in jest patted the person next to him on the shoulder, pointed at me and said, ‘This... Read more
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NZCity
Brownlee warns Ardern over Manus approacha more substantial meeting with her Australian counterpart in the Philippines t
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
a more substantial meeting with her Australian counterpart in the Philippines this week, where they're both attending the East Asia Summit, but says Manus will be the only issue on the table. National's foreign affairs spokesman Gerry Brownlee... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Asean soft-pedals sea rowLi said China is committed to helping the Asean sustain economic growth in the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Li said China is committed to helping the Asean sustain economic growth in the region. In his speech during the 12th East Asia Summit Tuesday, Li called on the East Asian countries to uphold the current trend of economic globalization and... Read more
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Junkee
Jacinda Ardern Debuted On The World Stage With A Savage Trump Roastturned to Trump, and the New Zealand PM told this incredible anecdote: “I was
Junkee / Posted 7 days ago
turned to Trump, and the New Zealand PM told this incredible anecdote: “I was waiting to walk out to be introduced at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, where we all paraded and while we were waiting, Trump in jest patted the person next to him on... Read more
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The Hindu
The ASEAN outreachcentre of attraction for the last few days with Manila hosting the Association
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
centre of attraction for the last few days with Manila hosting the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-India and East Asia summits as well as special celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of ASEAN, the Regional Comprehensive Economic... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hope for RohingyaCertain groups and individuals have been spreading the false information that t
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
Certain groups and individuals have been spreading the false information that the recent 31st Asean summit and East Asia summit in Manila pointedly skirted the distressing Rohingya crisis (catastrophe) in Myanmar. They assumed that because Asean... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo back on global stagefor having steered to fruitful discussions the just concluded ASEAN Leaders’ Su
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
for having steered to fruitful discussions the just concluded ASEAN Leaders’ Summit and with dialogue partners from the East Asia Summit. “I am gratified that at yesterday’s summit opening, President Duterte heralded the landmark signing of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
East Asia Summit leaders agree to counter terror propaganda, fundingMANILA, Philippines — Leaders who attended the East Asia Summit committed to jo
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Leaders who attended the East Asia Summit committed to join in efforts to address conditions that promote the spread of terrorism and violent extremism in the region and cut their funding support. In separate joint statements,... Read more
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ABC News
SPECIAL REPORT: Trump summarizes 'historic' 5-country tour of Asiadollars in US content. Finally I visited the Philippines where I met with numer
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
dollars in US content. Finally I visited the Philippines where I met with numerous world leaders at the US ASEAN and East Asia summits. At ASEAN the association of south east. Asian nations we made it clear that no one owns the ocean. Freedom... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Ardern’s cheeky burn to Trumpat Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed t
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
at Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed that while waiting for an introduction at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, Trump “in jest patted the person next to him on the shoulder, pointed at me and said, ‘This... Read more
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News.com.au
Ardern’s cheeky burn to Trumpat Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed t
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
at Apec in Vietnam. Interviewed by Newsroom on the flight home, she revealed that while waiting for an introduction at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, Trump “in jest patted the person next to him on the shoulder, pointed at me and said, ‘This... Read more
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The Middletown Press
ASEAN shuns mention of China's new islands, arbitration lossPrime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link ar
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link arms as they pose for a group photo during the East Asia Summit in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday Nov. 14, 2017. (Erik De Castro/Pool Photo via AP) less From left, Brunei... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'No one marched when I was elected': New Zealand Prime Minister's biting response to Donald Trumpspoken on the phone, just after she was elected in a shocking victory. Ms Arde
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
spoken on the phone, just after she was elected in a shocking victory. Ms Ardern said she met Donald Trump at the East Asia Summit gala dinner, when Donald Trump patted the person next to him on the shoulder and said "This lady caused a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Jacinda Ardern to talk about 'unacceptable' Manus situation with Turnbull againArdern has said she will again discuss the stand-off on Manus Island with Malco
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Ardern has said she will again discuss the stand-off on Manus Island with Malcolm Turnbull when the two leaders meet at the East Asia Summit in the Philippines this week. Key points: The approximately 420 asylum seekers and refugees choosing to... Read more
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NZCity
Relationship with Aust 'strong': Ardernwith Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. Ms Ardern has just returned f
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. Ms Ardern has just returned from the APEC summit in Vietnam and the East Asia Summit in the Philippines. While she was there she twice met Mr Turnbull to push New Zealand's offer to take 150... Read more
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New York Daily News
ASEAN shuns mention of China's new islands, arbitration lossPrime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link ar
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link arms as they pose for a group photo during the East Asia Summit in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday Nov. 14, 2017. (Erik De Castro/Pool Photo via AP) MANILA, Philippines... Read more
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The Register Citizen
ASEAN shuns mention of China's new islands, arbitration lossPrime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link ar
The Register Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
Prime Minister Najib Razak and Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha link arms as they pose for a group photo during the East Asia Summit in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday Nov. 14, 2017. (Erik De Castro/Pool Photo via AP) less From left, Brunei... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
East Asia Summit leaders make chemical weapons pledgeSINGAPORE: Leaders of the East Asia Summit (EAS) on Thursday (Nov 16) released
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
SINGAPORE: Leaders of the East Asia Summit (EAS) on Thursday (Nov 16) released a statement on chemical weapons. This comes in the wake of the annual gathering which was held in Manila on Tuesday. In the statement, the leaders said they reaffirmed... Read more
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NZCity
Ardern and Peters silent on US meetingsRex Tillerson. Mr Peters met Mr Tillerson twice - once at the APEC summit in V
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Rex Tillerson. Mr Peters met Mr Tillerson twice - once at the APEC summit in Vietnam over the weekend and then at the East Asia Summit in the Philippines early this week. The second meeting was at Mr Tillerson's request, and there's... Read more
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NZCity
Ardern's foray onto the world stagesix security guards tasted chips and a drink she ordered from a bar. The stran
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
six security guards tasted chips and a drink she ordered from a bar. The strangeness of that was blown out of the water at East Asia Summit in the Philippines with security checking bathroom stalls before she entered. "There's those moments where... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH environment advocates ask Japan: ‘Say sayonara to coal’(KEPCO), has signed concession contracts to build a new 1,200MW coal-fired powe
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
(KEPCO), has signed concession contracts to build a new 1,200MW coal-fired power plant in Vietnam a few days ahead of the East Asia Summit. ADVERTISEMENT De Torres said the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) was also expected to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japan PM Abe: World must press North Korea on nukesprograms, according to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. At a press conferen
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
programs, according to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. At a press conference on Tuesday night, Abe said that at the East Asia Summit (EAS), “the leaders shared an unprecedented sense of crisis” over North Korea’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asean: ‘See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil’critic who is detained on drug charges filed by the government. ADVERTISEMENT
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
critic who is detained on drug charges filed by the government. ADVERTISEMENT The Asean Summit was followed by the East Asia Summit between Asean and its partners, including the United States, Russia, China, Japan, Canada and Australia. On... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte: China to fast-track sea talksthat I will have to confront China on the arbitral ruling once maybe in … durin
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
that I will have to confront China on the arbitral ruling once maybe in … during my term,” he said. Mr. Duterte told the East Asia Summit on Tuesday that the situation in the South China Sea had improved with the agreement between Asean and China... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte hands over Asean chairmanship to Singapore PMpartners and hosts major security gatherings in the region such as the 27-natio
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
partners and hosts major security gatherings in the region such as the 27-nation Asean Regional Forum, the 18-nation East Asia Summit and the 13-nation Asean Plus Three Summit. Asean is a lifeboat for all 10 countries in Southeast Asia to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why the Indo Pacific will keep trumping the Asia Pacificin 2005. Singapore-based Australian journalist Michael Richardson used it that
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
in 2005. Singapore-based Australian journalist Michael Richardson used it that year to describe the character of the new East Asia Summit (EAS). He was right – the establishment of the EAS that year, with India and Australia included, was a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trump lauds PH: Most prime assetIt is a strategic location, the most strategic location,” Trump said during his
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
It is a strategic location, the most strategic location,” Trump said during his speech to Asean leaders on the sidelines of East Asia summit. “And if you look at it, it’s called the most prime piece of real estate from the military standpoint,”... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
S'pore takes over Asean chairhowever did not mention when exactly it will be made available. Based on the d
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
however did not mention when exactly it will be made available. Based on the draft joint communique and in the East Asia Summit, the issue on the South China Sea was left blank, the first time in all draft where the dispute was left... Read more
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asianage
India must be vigilant amid Asia power shiftBuddhist members of Asean, which have simmering independence movements like in
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Buddhist members of Asean, which have simmering independence movements like in the southern Philippines and Thailand. The East Asia summit originally included, besides 10 Asean members, China, Japan and South Korea from East Asia, and India,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Travel etiquette lessons from the president: What we can all learn from Donald Trump's 12-day tour of AsiaThanks guys. So the suits who organise your diary have insisted that you hang
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Thanks guys. So the suits who organise your diary have insisted that you hang around on the last day of your tour for the East Asia Summit, or something or other. There's gonna be a load of other countries there, talking, or whatever. I don't... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump pledges $16.3 M for Philippines drug war, Marawitransparency in investigations; and rehabilitation,” the statement said. The U
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
transparency in investigations; and rehabilitation,” the statement said. The US embassy in Manila said Trump skipped the East Asia Summit (EAS) on his final day of a 12-day tour, citing delay in meeting schedule in Manila. “President Trump... Read more
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New York Daily News
Here's a look back at President Trump's gaffes in AsiaU.S. President Donald Trump waves goodbye as he enters Air Force One after part
New York Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. President Donald Trump waves goodbye as he enters Air Force One after participating in the East Asia Summit, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Manila, Philippines. President Trump branded his five-stop tour through Asia “tremendously successful”... Read more
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asianage
Resolve disputes, deny terror financing, stop N Korea: Trump to Asiamust deny financing and the use of territory and ideological backing to terrori
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
must deny financing and the use of territory and ideological backing to terrorists. In his closed door address to the East Asia Summit, which among others was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Trump told leaders to address... Read more
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