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New Zimbabwe
Rwanda: Jailed govt critic blames KagameA jailed critic of Rwanda’s government said Monday she was detained because she
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
A jailed critic of Rwanda’s government said Monday she was detained because she tried to run against longtime President Paul Kagame in the recent election. Diane Rwigara, who faces charges of inciting insurrection against the state and forgery,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Critic of Rwanda's president asks for freedom in courtpapers she filed to stand in the election that Kagame went on to win with 98.8%
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
papers she filed to stand in the election that Kagame went on to win with 98.8% of the vote. Rwandan President, Paul Kagame. Picture: AFP. KIGALI – A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame asked him to free her and her detained mother... Read more
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Reuters
Critic of Rwanda's president asks for freedom in courtKIGALI (Reuters) - A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame asked him to free
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
KIGALI (Reuters) - A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame asked him to free her and her detained mother and sister as she stood in court on Monday charged with forgery and inciting insurrection. Diane Shima Rwigara, who was barred from running... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Jailed Rwandan opposition figure accuses presidentShe denied that allegation. Rwanda has won praise for its advances in economic
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
She denied that allegation. Rwanda has won praise for its advances in economic growth since the 1994 genocide, but critics say President Paul Kagame who tolerates little criticism. Kagame won re-election this year with over 98 percent of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt 'Concerned' About Uganda Hosting DissidentsRwandan dissidents to live and conduct business in the country. Shortly after
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Rwandan dissidents to live and conduct business in the country. Shortly after presenting her credentials to President Paul Kagame last week, Uganda's High Commissioner to Rwanda Oliver Wonekha, when asked about the reports of bilateral issues... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
To Achieve Prosperity, Public and Private Sectors Must Come TogetherPresident Paul Kagame has said that there was no doubt that funds to invest in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that there was no doubt that funds to invest in development among governments were increasingly scarce but there is a way out by working closely with the private sector. Kagame was speaking at a session on maximizing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aim Higher Than Eliminating Extreme Poverty, KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said that investment in the development of human capi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that investment in the development of human capital remain a top priority for Rwanda in a bid to empower citizens and unleash human freedoms. Kagame was speaking at the World Bank Human Capital Summit in Washington DC... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mr President, You Need to First Clean Your Housefor example, is attracting capital, but that capital is flowing towards Kenya a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
for example, is attracting capital, but that capital is flowing towards Kenya and Rwanda, with little coming towards Uganda. Is this because Uhuru Kenyatta and Paul Kagame are more passionate about pan- Africanism? The author is a concerned Ug... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Court Suspends Rwigaras Pre-Trial Againthe court room while other followed proceedings from outside on loud speakers.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the court room while other followed proceedings from outside on loud speakers. Rights groups, which accuse President Paul Kagame of ruling Rwanda through fear, say the trial is politically motivated aimed at silencing Diane. The three... Read more
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Gulf News
For dignity and development, East Africa curbs used clothes importsthe agreement with a country if it feels that the relationship doesn’t benefit
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
the agreement with a country if it feels that the relationship doesn’t benefit the United States.Rwanda’s president, Paul Kagame, who has been the most vocal leader about the used-clothing ban among the East African nations, said that the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
The Register Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rwanda politician denies insurrection and forgery chargeshas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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FOX News
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargedetailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political... Read more
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FOX News
Rwanda ex-presidential candidate denies insurrection chargehas declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualif
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
has declined to provide a dossier detailing the charges. Authorities disqualified Diane Rwigara from running in the August election won easily by President Paul Kagame, whose government is accused by rights groups of threatening political oppone... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Envoys Pledge Stronger Relations With RwandaPresident Paul Kagame, yesterday, received letters of credence from 11 new Amba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Paul Kagame, yesterday, received letters of credence from 11 new Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to Rwanda. They include envoys from Ivory Coast, Pakistan, Cuba, Colombia, Zambia, Holy See, Belgium, Uganda and Nigeria. They... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Critic of Rwanda's president blocked from planning trial defenceKIGALI: A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame cannot plan her defence on ch
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
KIGALI: A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame cannot plan her defence on charges of insurrection and forgery because prosecutors have denied access to her case file, her lawyer said on Monday. Diane Shima Rwigara, a 35-year-old accountant, is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Fights Back Claims It Is Eroding Democratic Gainsthe President should have a leeway to cement his leadership. "We need a presid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the President should have a leeway to cement his leadership. "We need a president like (Philippine's Rodrigo Duterte or Paul Kagame of Rwanda. If people are demonstrating then they loot a supermarket, you need to exert force so that the next day... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Imihigo - Kagame Calls for Improved Services to CitizensPresident Paul Kagame has called for improved service delivery to citizens, emp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Paul Kagame has called for improved service delivery to citizens, emphasising that Imihigo (performance contracts) would mean nothing if they do not directly translate into better welfare for the people. Kagame was yesterday speaking at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why the Aga Khan Deserves Uganda's Highest Civilian Honourlaw, shall be made clearly indicating the reason for the award during the celeb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
law, shall be made clearly indicating the reason for the award during the celebrations. Past recipients include presidents Paul Kagame (Rwanda), Theodore Obiang Nguema Mbasogo (Equatorial Guinea) both awarded in 2012, Armando Guebuza (Mozambique)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Presidents and CEOs Discuss the Future of U.S.-Africa Business at UNGA(CCA) hosted key meetings on the future of U.S.-Africa business in New York fea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
(CCA) hosted key meetings on the future of U.S.-Africa business in New York featuring leaders such as Rwandan President Paul Kagame and African Billionaire Mr. Aliko Dangote during the United Nations General Assembly meetings from September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandan Rwigara Family in Court for Pretrial HearingDiane Shima Rwigara, a critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame, was taken to co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Diane Shima Rwigara, a critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame, was taken to court Friday for a pre-trial hearing. The 35-year-old is charged with forging signatures during her presidential campaign. She was disqualified from contesting in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Court Adjourns Rwigaras' Case to Next Week4, 2017 at their residence in Kiyovu. A Kigali court has adjourned the pretria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
4, 2017 at their residence in Kiyovu. A Kigali court has adjourned the pretrial hearing of a critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame facing criminal charges. Diane Rwigara, who was barred from contesting the presidency in the August 4 election,... Read more
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Reuters
Rwandan president's challenger faces incitement charge in courtinsurrection. Diane Shima Rwigara is accused of faking the registration papers
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
insurrection. Diane Shima Rwigara is accused of faking the registration papers she filed to stand against President Paul Kagame in an August election. She was eventually barred from running and Kagame went on to win with 98.8 percent of the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Antioch native Lori McCreary brings ‘The Story of Us’ to TVwith a variety of interview subjects, from world leaders like former U.S. presi
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
with a variety of interview subjects, from world leaders like former U.S. president Bill Clinton and Rwanda president Paul Kagame, to ordinary folks like Joshua Coombes, a London hairstylist who began a global social movement called... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small-Scale Cross-Border Traders Call on DRC to Enforce Better Tax Regimeof identifying genuine small-scale traders was initiated mid this year and is p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of identifying genuine small-scale traders was initiated mid this year and is proceeding. In August last year, President Paul Kagame and his Congolese counterpart Joseph Kabila met in Rubavu and agreed to strengthen cooperation in cross-border... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Moves to Relax Anti-Abortion Lawaborttion is part of a raft of amendments contained in revised Penal Code, appr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
aborttion is part of a raft of amendments contained in revised Penal Code, approved by Cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame on Wednesday. In 2015, the Government, through the Rwanda Law Reform Commission, embarked on a review of the... Read more
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Reuters
Critic of Rwandan president to face criminal trial on FridayKIGALI (Reuters) - A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame will appear in cou
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
KIGALI (Reuters) - A critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame will appear in court on Friday charged with inciting insurrection and forgery, the prosecutor’s office said on Thursday. Diane Shima Rwigara, a 35-year-old accountant, is the latest... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Rwanda: Kagame rival faces 15yrs in jailin detention since September 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal charg
New Zimbabwe / Posted 15 days ago
in detention since September 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal charges. Rwigara tried to run against President Paul Kagame in Rwanda's August 4 presidential vote, but was disqualified on grounds that she lacked enough supporting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Cameroon, Rwandan Refugees Strive to "Live Like Brothers"percent of eligible Rwandans in Cameroon - most of whom are Hutu - voted in the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
percent of eligible Rwandans in Cameroon - most of whom are Hutu - voted in the August poll, with the vast majority backing Paul Kagame, Rwanda's long-standing Tutsi president. Kagame, who has been in power for 17 years, won 98.8 percent of the... Read more
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Reuters
Rwanda charges critic of president with inciting insurrectionKIGALI (Reuters) - Rwandan authorities have charged a critic of President Paul
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
KIGALI (Reuters) - Rwandan authorities have charged a critic of President Paul Kagame with inciting insurrection and forgery after she was barred from challenging him in August elections, the public prosecutor’s spokesman said on Wednesday. Diane... Read more
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Reuters
Critic of Rwandan president charged with insurrection: prosecutor's spokesmanKIGALI (Reuters) - Diane Shima Rwigara, a critic of Rwandan President Paul Kaga
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
KIGALI (Reuters) - Diane Shima Rwigara, a critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame barred from challenging him in elections in August, has been charged with inciting insurrection against the state and forgery, the public prosecutor’s spokesman said on... Read more
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FOX News
Rwanda opposition figure Rwigara faces insurrection chargesbeen in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal char
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
been in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal charges. Rwigara tried to run against President Paul Kagame in Rwanda's Aug. 4 presidential vote but was disqualified on grounds that she lacked enough supporting signatures... Read more
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FOX News
Rwanda opposition figure Rwigara faces insurrection chargesbeen in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal char
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
been in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal charges. Rwigara tried to run against President Paul Kagame in Rwanda's Aug. 4 presidential vote but was disqualified on grounds that she lacked enough supporting signatures... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Rwanda opposition figure Rwigara faces insurrection chargesbeen in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal char
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
been in detention since Sept. 23. Her mother and sister also face criminal charges. Rwigara tried to run against President Paul Kagame in Rwanda's Aug. 4 presidential vote but was disqualified on grounds that she lacked enough supporting signatures... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Family of Activist Says Her Arrest is Warning to Criticsher arrest on Sept. 23. Her family believes the only crime she committed was ch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
her arrest on Sept. 23. Her family believes the only crime she committed was challenging the authority of President Paul Kagame by running for president. "These charges are false; they are totally false, and nobody in Rwanda believes the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How KCB Bank Turned a Former Street Vendor Into a Rice MillionaireBank Rwanda support and the prevailing peace and security in the country brough
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Bank Rwanda support and the prevailing peace and security in the country brought about by the good leadership of President Paul Kagame, Nyagatare said. At the age of 10, Nyagatare dropped out of school to join street vending so he could get a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Congress Puts Rwanda on the Spotdemocratic credentials on the spot, with two Rwandan dissidents - Dr David Himb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
democratic credentials on the spot, with two Rwandan dissidents - Dr David Himbara, a former close aide of President Paul Kagame, and Maj (Rtd) Robert Higiro, an exiled army officer, appearing to testify against Kigali. Mr Yamamoto,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rwanda critics targeted by government, says rights groupsaid in the past that they don't care what human rights groups say about govern
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
said in the past that they don't care what human rights groups say about governance in the country. Rwanda's President Paul Kagame has won praise for advances in stability, economic development and women's rights the country since the country's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Rwanda critics targeted by government, says rights groupactivist Diane Rwigara, her family members and supporters. Rwandan police arre
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
activist Diane Rwigara, her family members and supporters. Rwandan police arrested Rwigara, a leading critic of President Paul Kagame, last week for alleged offenses against state security but she has not yet been charged in court. Rwanda has won... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rwanda critics targeted by government, says rights groupactivist Diane Rwigara, her family members and supporters. Rwandan police arre
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
activist Diane Rwigara, her family members and supporters. Rwandan police arrested Rwigara, a leading critic of President Paul Kagame, last week for alleged offenses against state security but she has not yet been charged in court. Rwanda has won... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election Political Crackdownthreatened political opponents since the August 2017 presidential elections, Hu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
threatened political opponents since the August 2017 presidential elections, Human Rights Watch said today. The incumbent, Paul Kagame, won the election with a reported 98.79 percent of the vote. Those targeted include a would-be independent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Polls Body Commended For Presidential Electionsparties without any form of discrimination. Of all the 11 political organisati
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
parties without any form of discrimination. Of all the 11 political organisations that subscribe to NFPO, nine backed Paul Kagame, the candidate for RPF Inkotanyi - who eventually won the poll - while Green Party fielded Frank Habineza as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inauguration 2017 - João Lourenço Meets African Statesmenmeetings at the Presidential Palace on Tuesday with the Heads of State of Cote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
meetings at the Presidential Palace on Tuesday with the Heads of State of Cote d'ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, Rwanda, Paul Kagame and Gabon, Ali Bongo. These are courtesy meetings, on the occasion of the inauguration of João Lourenço as... Read more
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