Rodrigo Duterte

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The Manila Times
Parents of hazing victim seek audience with Duterte to ensure justice for sonTHE parents of Horacio Castillo 3rd, a freshman law student who died from hazin
The Manila Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
THE parents of Horacio Castillo 3rd, a freshman law student who died from hazing, are seeking a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte to make sure that justice will be served to their son, the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace hopeful Senate will back P40B budget for free college tuitionto borrow low-interest loans to help their children complete their education,”
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
to borrow low-interest loans to help their children complete their education,” he added. Abella cited that President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law the Republic Act 10931 or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act last August... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace lauds military's control of bridge in Marawireclaimed Masiu Bridge or the Raya Madaya Bridge late this week from the Islami
Sun Star / Posted 2 hours ago
reclaimed Masiu Bridge or the Raya Madaya Bridge late this week from the Islamic State-inspired terrorists. President Rodrigo Duterte has said that he might lift martial law in Mindanao after the Marawi crisis is over. He declared martial law... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace lauds House for allotting P40-B to free college tuitioncan enjoy free tuition and miscellaneous fees starting June 2018,” he added. A
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
can enjoy free tuition and miscellaneous fees starting June 2018,” he added. ADVERTISEMENT Last August, President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act 10931, or the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act. The free... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Gov't troops retake last Maute held bridge in MarawiSaturday, Sept. 23. At least 887 have died including 151 soldiers, 689 enemies,
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 hours ago
Saturday, Sept. 23. At least 887 have died including 151 soldiers, 689 enemies, and 47 civilians. On Thursday, President Rodrigo Duterte, during his visit to the front line, said the battle was nearing its end, but said there would be no... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Drug matrix shows links between criminals, terrorists — AbellaSur drug matrix underscored the “ties behind illegal drugs and criminal and ter
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
Sur drug matrix underscored the “ties behind illegal drugs and criminal and terrorist activities.” On Friday, President Rodrigo Duterte showed reporters the “Lanao del Sur (LDS) Drug Trade Linked Diagram” with the names of and connections among... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte says he inherited millions disputing unexplained wealth allegationDAVAO, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte said he became a local millionai
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 hours ago
DAVAO, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte said he became a local millionaire at a young age due to inheritance and reiterated he has no unexplained wealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was born into an... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trump, Kim insults are the latest in a long - often more cutting - line of political put-downssuccessor, Maduro warned Trump to “get your pig hands out of here.” But Maduro
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
successor, Maduro warned Trump to “get your pig hands out of here.” But Maduro, and perhaps not even Kim, can compare with Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines, who separately called both Obama and Pope Francis a “son of a whore” and... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte on Left: We used to be best friendsPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday hit the left-wing activists on their dema
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday hit the left-wing activists on their demands that should be heeded and done by the government forthwith. Duterte issued such statement after thousands of Filipinos, including the left-wing activists, mounted... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Comelec eyes reuse of printed ballotsCOMELEC chairman Andy Bautista at the Natl. Printing Office. LYN RILLON With C
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
COMELEC chairman Andy Bautista at the Natl. Printing Office. LYN RILLON With Congress and President Rodrigo Duterte likely to pass and approve the bill postponing the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to next year, the Commission on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte explains source of family wealth“When I was just a student, fourth year, I already had about P3 million. ” —PRE
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
“When I was just a student, fourth year, I already had about P3 million. ” —PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte offered a glimpse on Friday into the source of his and his family’s wealth to counter accusations that he hid... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Thousands flock to UPLB to get P1M each ‘from Marcos wealth’that the group was in no way connected to the former senator and younger Marcos
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
that the group was in no way connected to the former senator and younger Marcos. He also has yet to talk to President Rodrigo Duterte about their program, said this son of a former Bicol politician. SCAMMERS? Chair Emmanuel Destura Jr., or... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace wants Salalima to shed more light on DICT corruptionmore than a year in government, Abella said, “Maybe he was enlightened recently
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
more than a year in government, Abella said, “Maybe he was enlightened recently.” Salalima, a schoolmate of President Rodrigo Duterte and the first secretary of the newly formed DICT, is a veteran in the telecommunication industry. He had... Read more
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Sun Star
Granting of pardon to NPA rebels who will surrender mulledPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said that, if Congress permits, he is willing to gran
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte said that, if Congress permits, he is willing to grant communists rebels who are interested to surrender to the authorities a general amnesty. “Maybe, just maybe, if Congress will agree with me, I will declare a general... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody insists on Trillanes' bank accountswrong when he claimed the alleged bank accounts were not his, even if he had fl
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
wrong when he claimed the alleged bank accounts were not his, even if he had flown to Singapore to disprove them, President Rodrigo Duterte has said. In a speech before Davao-based journalists Friday, Duterte questioned the way Trillanes was able... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Narco-pols behind Maute/IS—DuterteDAVAO CITY—President Rodrigo Duterte has disclosed the existence of a matrix im
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
DAVAO CITY—President Rodrigo Duterte has disclosed the existence of a matrix implicating names of narco-politicians financing the Marawi siege—which started in May this year—and showing the extent of damage brought by drug problems in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
'Some SALN items may be kept private'protection officers made on public documents released by government offices moc
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 hours ago
protection officers made on public documents released by government offices mocked the FOI Executive Order by President Rodrigo Duterte. On Friday, they raised concern over what they considered as an “epidemic of redaction” on documents... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines revives plan to join Trans-Pacific trade blocnot even supported it, there is less reason for us to consider it,” Trade Secre
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 hours ago
not even supported it, there is less reason for us to consider it,” Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez earlier said. President Rodrigo Duterte has also been vocal about his disdain for the TPP, saying earlier he too would reject the trade... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcoses deny hand in ‘gold scam’a scam pure and simple,” said the former senator, the only son of the late form
The Manila Times / Posted 18 hours ago
a scam pure and simple,” said the former senator, the only son of the late former president Ferdinand Marcos. President Rodrigo Duterte last month claimed that the Marcos family, through an unidentified emissary, has expressed intention to... Read more
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Gulf News
Duterte calls on Congress to lower age of criminal responsibility from 15 to ninetapping minors as runners, president says Manila: To stop the Philippines from
Gulf News / Posted 22 hours ago
tapping minors as runners, president says Manila: To stop the Philippines from deteriorating into a narco-state, President Rodrigo Duterte is looking to lower the age of criminal responsibility from 15 to nine, a call that supports the passage of a... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritanceFILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sp
Rapid City Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during the 113th Founding Anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue in metropolitan Manila. The Philippine president says he became a local millionaire at a young... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritancewealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was b
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
wealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was born into an impoverished family. President Rodrigo Duterte gave some details of his personal assets at a dinner with journalists Friday in his southern home city of... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritanceFILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sp
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2017 file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during the 113th Founding Anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue in metropolitan Manila. The Philippine president says he became a local millionaire at a young... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritancewealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was b
The Register Citizen / Posted 23 hours ago
wealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was born into an impoverished family. President Rodrigo Duterte gave some details of his personal assets at a dinner with journalists Friday in his southern home city of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritancewealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was b
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
wealth as alleged by his leading critic, who questioned his claim that he was born into an impoverished family. President Rodrigo Duterte gave some details of his personal assets at a dinner with journalists Friday in his southern home city of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritanceat a young age due to inheritance but reiterated he has no unexplained wealth a
The Middletown Press / Posted 23 hours ago
at a young age due to inheritance but reiterated he has no unexplained wealth as alleged by his leading critic. President Rodrigo Duterte gave some details of his personal assets in a dinner with journalists Friday where he repeated a pledge to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Duterte says he became local millionaire due to inheritanceat a young age due to inheritance but reiterated he has no unexplained wealth a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
at a young age due to inheritance but reiterated he has no unexplained wealth as alleged by his leading critic. President Rodrigo Duterte gave some details of his personal assets in a dinner with journalists Friday where he repeated a pledge to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace cites privacy in redacting Cabinet SALN detailsis consistent with global data protection regulations,” he added. Making good
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
is consistent with global data protection regulations,” he added. Making good on his promise of transparency, President Rodrigo Duterte signed in July last year a landmark order on freedom of information or FOI that would require all government... Read more
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Sun Star
Sept. 21 protests peacefulprotest ended at 6 p.m. with no reported incidents that broke out. Following t
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
protest ended at 6 p.m. with no reported incidents that broke out. Following the Proclamation No. 319 issued by President Rodrigo Duterte last September 19, PRO-Davao regional director Police Chief Superintendent Manuel Gaerlan said the have... Read more
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Sun Star
LTO now releasing long-delayed licensesvalidity while for the three-year, it stands at around 20,000 in the whole regi
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
validity while for the three-year, it stands at around 20,000 in the whole region. Earlier, on August 2, President Rodrigo Duterte inked the law that extends the validity of the driver's license from three years to five years under the... Read more
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Sun Star
Globe: New submarine cable won’t increase internet costregion of Mindanao. The project also complements the national broadband plan of
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
region of Mindanao. The project also complements the national broadband plan of the government which aims to improve internet connectivity in the entire country," said Andanar who came in the official launching in behalf of President Rodrigo Dute... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace welcomes public’s ‘unwavering’ support for drug warthe findings of an American survey showing that an overwhelming majority of the
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the findings of an American survey showing that an overwhelming majority of the Filipinos have positive views of President Rodrigo Duterte and his campaign against illegal drugs. In its latest survey, American think tank, Pew Research Center,... Read more
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The China Post
Duterte administration unfazed by protestsit welcomed Thursday's protests against the drug war and human rights violation
The China Post / Posted yesterday
it welcomed Thursday's protests against the drug war and human rights violations under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, the Presidential Palace was confident that majority of Filipinos still supported the Philippine leader. The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte bares updated matrix of drug personalitiesPresident Rodrigo Duterte. ACE MORANDANTE / Presidential Photographers Division
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
President Rodrigo Duterte. ACE MORANDANTE / Presidential Photographers Division (FILE) DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday showed to reporters here a matrix, which showed the names and connections between drug personalities in Lanao del... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Help in drug war, don’t just criticize, Duterte tells ChurchEucharistic Mass Action on Thursday, March 2, 2017. (Photo by YUJI VINCENT GONZ
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Eucharistic Mass Action on Thursday, March 2, 2017. (Photo by YUJI VINCENT GONZALES/INQUIRER.NET) DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said he will one day give his narcolist to priests and bishops and will ask them to talk to drug... Read more
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Sun Star
Narco politicians 'main protagonists' in Marawi crisisTHE Islamic State (IS)-inspired extremists were not the key players in the prot
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE Islamic State (IS)-inspired extremists were not the key players in the protracted crisis in Marawi City, President Rodrigo Duterte said. In a speech he delivered in Davao City Friday night, the Chief Executive claimed purported IS emir in... Read more
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The Star
Duterte admits wiretapping drug suspectsMANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has admitted authorising the wire
The Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has admitted authorising the wiretapping of at least two mayors whom he accused of being “narcopoliticians.” Duterte made the admission in Marawi City while talking about Iloilo Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog... Read more
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Raw Story
Renowned psychiatrist warns Americans: You have a duty call out Trump as danger to others— Bashar al-Assad of Syria, the late Saddam Hussein of Iraq, even Kim Jong Un o
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
— Bashar al-Assad of Syria, the late Saddam Hussein of Iraq, even Kim Jong Un of North Korea — yes, him — and President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, who turned vigilantes loose to kill thousands of drug users, and of course his admiration... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte not yet done with ‘scheming’ TrillanesPresident Duterte and Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV. FILE PHOTOS DAVAO CITY – Pres
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
President Duterte and Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV. FILE PHOTOS DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte said Senator Antonio Trillanes IV was power-hungry, who would use all schemes to get what he wanted. “He went through mutiny, he allowed himself to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte bares matrix of alleged Marawi siege financiersMANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday released a “drug matr
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday released a “drug matrix” of politicians and alleged drug lords whom he claims to have financed the deadly Marawi siege, the biggest internal security crisis for the Philippines in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SALNs of Duterte's Cabinet: Details blotted out(Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism) MORE THAN a year after Preside
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
(Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism) MORE THAN a year after President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Freedom of Information executive order, a practice completely reverse of the policy has been creeping onto some documents requested by the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte admits wiretapping drug suspectsPresident Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by ACE MORANDANTE / Presidential Photographers
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by ACE MORANDANTE / Presidential Photographers Division President Duterte has admitted authorizing the wiretapping of at least two mayors whom he accused of being “narcopoliticians.” Mr. Duterte made the admission... Read more
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The Manila Times
Junking of impeach raps against Bautista designed to protect electoral fraud?trial. Of course, those who allegedly paid for their elective positions would n
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
trial. Of course, those who allegedly paid for their elective positions would not want this to happen. President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday signed Proclamation 319 declaring September 21 as a National Day of Protest. Memorandum Circular... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines has worst impunity in the world 45 years since Martial Lawproblem to hit Southeast Asia in the past 15 years, could end soon although no
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
problem to hit Southeast Asia in the past 15 years, could end soon although no definite deadline has been given. President Rodrigo Duterte is also facing intense criticisms as his government conducts a brutal crackdown on crime, drugs and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trillanes sues Mocha for libel over fake newsthe claim of Davao Breaking News. She also vowed to resign if Trillanes won his
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
the claim of Davao Breaking News. She also vowed to resign if Trillanes won his libel suit against her. Earlier, President Rodrigo Duterte had accused Trillanes’ of having bank accounts in Singapore, and even announced his bank account... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
US survey group: Duterte’s war on drugs gets 57% broad supportMORE than three-quarters of Filipinos support President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
MORE than three-quarters of Filipinos support President Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war, despite thousands of deaths and international condemnation over alleged rights abuses, a Pew Research Center poll has found. Some 78 percent of Filipinos approve of... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘IS extremist threat spilling over to other parts in south’the threat of Islamic State-inspired extremists from Marawi City is spilling ov
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
the threat of Islamic State-inspired extremists from Marawi City is spilling over to other parts of Mindanao, President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday night. In Cotabato, Duterte said, Moro Islamic Liberation Front fighters and government troops... Read more
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Sun Star
Maxi and Ronliat large. In a way, their deaths have given us a clearer view of the issue that
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
at large. In a way, their deaths have given us a clearer view of the issue that has gripped the country since President Rodrigo Duterte assumed his post and made the drive against criminality, notably against the illegal drug trade, his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 Inquirer reporters receive PAO outstanding journalist awardAttorneys at the Tent City in Manila Hotel on Monday. The event’s opening cere
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Attorneys at the Tent City in Manila Hotel on Monday. The event’s opening ceremony was graced by no less than President Rodrigo Duterte. ADVERTISEMENT The award is being given to journalists who: contributed to the causes of the PAO and its... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
A loser’s historyYbiernas said. Ybiernas recounts how, as a consultant of the Philippine Gazett
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Ybiernas said. Ybiernas recounts how, as a consultant of the Philippine Gazette right after the assumption of President Rodrigo Duterte, he single-handedly ignited a firestorm of protest from his colleagues by writing that martial law was... Read more
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