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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in Washingtoncourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 13 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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Daily Herald
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
Daily Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trump speaks with Turkey's leader about 'bringing peace to the mess' in Middle Easthow he arrives at that amount. In September, Trump praised Erdogan as a "frien
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 minutes ago
how he arrives at that amount. In September, Trump praised Erdogan as a "friend" during a meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, despite global criticism of his increasingly authoritarian rule in Turkey. Just before that... Read more
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DW
Yemen: Saudi Arabia authorizes flights to Sanaa |The United Nations said on Friday that Saudi Arabia has permitted passenger fli
DW / Posted 23 minutes ago
The United Nations said on Friday that Saudi Arabia has permitted passenger flights to fly from Amman, the Jordanian capital, to the Yemeni capital of Sanaa — which is controlled by Houthi rebels — but has not authorized humanitarian supplies to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trump tell Turkish leader US will stop arming Kurds– and continue working with Kurdish fighters – to pressure Assad to make conces
The Mercury News / Posted 25 minutes ago
– and continue working with Kurdish fighters – to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. “We’re not going to just walk away right now,” Defense Secretary... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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New York Daily News
UN chief warns of risk of a new Israeli-Hezbollah conflictUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned in a new report
New York Daily News / Posted 25 minutes ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned in a new report that unauthorized weapons in the hands of Hezbollah and threatening rhetoric from the Lebanese militant group and Israeli officials "heightens risk of miscalculation and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 27 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Four United Nations peacekeepers killed in Maliwere killed in attacks in Mali, according to a Friday statement from the spokes
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 28 minutes ago
were killed in attacks in Mali, according to a Friday statement from the spokesperson for the secretary-general of the United Nations. The statement said 21 people were injured in the attacks in the Menaka and Mopti regions, in the eastern and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump tells Turkish president U.S. will stop arming Kurds in Syria- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make conces
Baltimore Sun / Posted 36 minutes ago
- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. "We're not going to just walk away right now," Defense Secretary... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 38 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 40 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump tells Turkish president U.S. will stop arming Kurds in Syria- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make conces
Chicago Tribune / Posted 40 minutes ago
- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. "We're not going to just walk away right now," Defense Secretary... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
US appeals court agrees Jordanian woman faces threat at homeKamar contended that would be akin to torture, subjecting her to pain and suffe
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 41 minutes ago
Kamar contended that would be akin to torture, subjecting her to pain and suffering while having her child taken from her. United Nations officials have estimated that as many as 5,000 women are killed in a year across the world, including some in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 48 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 52 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 52 minutes ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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News 8000
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
News 8000 / Posted 59 minutes ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trump tells Turkish president U.S. will stop arming Kurds in Syria- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make conces
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. "We're not going to just walk away right now," Defense Secretary... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted an hour ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DCcourt's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
court's move to investigate or prosecute Israeli nationals for alleged crimes against Palestinians. Abbas said at the United Nations in September that the Palestinians had "called on the International Criminal Court to open an investigation... Read more
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KECI Missoula
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
KECI Missoula / Posted an hour ago
of the North Korean soldier's daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector's vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump tells Turkish president U.S. will stop arming Kurds in Syria- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make conces
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. "We're not going to just walk away right now," Defense Secretary... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mediterranean crossing still world’s deadliestSaturday, 25 November 2017, 12:33 pmPress Release: United Nations for migrant
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:33 pmPress Release: United Nations for migrants – UN report24 November 2017 – Crossing the Mediterranean to Europe is “by far... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Conditions in Myanmar's Rakhine do not enable safe returnsSaturday, 25 November 2017, 12:31 pmPress Release: United Nations Conditions i
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:31 pmPress Release: United Nations Conditions in Myanmar's Rakhine not in place to enable safe returns – UN refugee agency24 November 2017 – Amid reports of an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN chief and Security Council condemn attack on Sinai mosqueSaturday, 25 November 2017, 12:42 pmPress Release: United Nations Egypt: 24 No
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:42 pmPress Release: United Nations Egypt: 24 November 2017 – Secretary-General António Guterres... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Four peacekeepers killed in two deadly attacks Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:44 pmPress Release: United Nations against UN
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:44 pmPress Release: United Nations against UN mission in Mali24 November 2017 – Four United Nations peacekeepers and a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australian offshore processing facility at riskSaturday, 25 November 2017, 12:40 pmPress Release: United Nations of further
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Saturday, 25 November 2017, 12:40 pmPress Release: United Nations of further deterioration, UN warns24 November 2017 – Stating that the beating of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
President Trump tells Turkish president US will stop arming Kurds in Syria- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make conces
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
- and continue working with Kurdish fighters - to pressure Assad to make concessions during peace talks brokered by the United Nations in Geneva, stalemated for three years now. "We're not going to just walk away right now," Defense Secretary... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Telling the story behind the facesand the other in Hamilton. She has been profiled on the CBC shared the stage wi
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
and the other in Hamilton. She has been profiled on the CBC shared the stage with such dignitaries as the president of the United Nations and Prince Harry at the Air Canada Centre for the WE Day and WE family events where she spoke to 40,000... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Let’s unite to end violence against womenis invited to participate in showing abused women across the province they have
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 hours ago
is invited to participate in showing abused women across the province they have our support by wearing a purple scarf. The United Nations’ UNiTE to End Violence Against Women campaign has adopted the colour orange as a uniting theme, symbolizing a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From lost at sea to Sydney stage: Brothers perform with a purpose for their peoplesong of the same name. The term was popularised by exiled West Papuan independe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
song of the same name. The term was popularised by exiled West Papuan independence leader Benny Wenda in his address to the United Nations in 1997. Sarong Samarai refers not only to the independence movement, but also the island of New Guinea... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Syrian opposition picks chief negotiator ahead of new Geneva talksalso said that any political settlement in Syria would be finalised within the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
also said that any political settlement in Syria would be finalised within the Geneva peace talks process overseen by the United Nations. The opposition has long been suspicious of the parallel diplomatic track pushed by Russia, which before the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
So, let's talk green: Eco-friendly power – it’s possible by 2050!have a group of very powerful angels, who make all my fantasies come true! New
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
have a group of very powerful angels, who make all my fantasies come true! New research published on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP23 in Bonn, Germany by the Lappeenranta University of Technology has now proven... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri student is 3rd person to die in Illinois crash19-year-old Vu was returning to Missouri from Chicago with other students and a
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 hours ago
19-year-old Vu was returning to Missouri from Chicago with other students and a faculty member. They had attended a Model United Nations Conference. Illinois State Police spokesman Calvin Dye says investigators are trying to determine why a... Read more
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Times Leader
Coal industry shows no sign of a comebackcurbs on carbon emissions from power plants. Last week, adhering to a British-
Times Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
curbs on carbon emissions from power plants. Last week, adhering to a British-Canadian initiative presented at the 2017 United Nations climate change talks in Bonn, about 20 nations and regions (expected to grow to 50 by 2018) pledged to cease... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: Respect existence or expect resistanceBy Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan Democracy Now Last week in Bonn, Germany, t
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan Democracy Now Last week in Bonn, Germany, thousands gathered at the heavily secured United Nations climate conference, dubbed “COP 23,” a Potemkin village of bureaucrats, politicians, environmentalists, journalists... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
N. Korea replaces border guards following defectionits entire security force of 35 to 40 men at the Joint Security Area. South Kor
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
its entire security force of 35 to 40 men at the Joint Security Area. South Korea's Defense Ministry and the U.S.-led United Nations Command said they couldn't confirm it. The source also told Yonhap the North seems to have temporarily closed... Read more
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asianage
Rights groups call for monitoring of Rohingya returnnorthern parts of Rakhine State following attacks by Rohingya militants on an a
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
northern parts of Rakhine State following attacks by Rohingya militants on an army base and police posts on Aug. 25. The United Nations and United States have described the military’s actions as “ethnic cleansing”, and rights groups have accused... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Rwanda is offering refuge to enslaved African migrants trapped in LibyaOrganization for Migration estimates there are currently between 700,000 and a
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 hours ago
Organization for Migration estimates there are currently between 700,000 and a million migrants stuck in the country. The United Nations-backed Libyan Government of National Accord, or GNA, said earlier this week that it is keen to address... Read more
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The Mercury News
US criticizes Pakistan’s release of suspected terror leaderin the Mumbai attacks. He heads Islamic charity Jamaat-ud-Dawa, which the U.S.
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
in the Mumbai attacks. He heads Islamic charity Jamaat-ud-Dawa, which the U.S. says is a front for Lashkar-e-Taiba. A United Nations Security Council panel placed sanctions on four alleged members of Lashkar-e-Taiba, including Saeed, in 2008... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier’s daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 hours ago
of the North Korean soldier’s daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector’s vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
North Korea replaces border guards after soldier defects to the southits entire security force of 35 to 40 men at the Joint Security Area. South Kor
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
its entire security force of 35 to 40 men at the Joint Security Area. South Korea’s Defense Ministry and the U.S.-led United Nations Command said they couldn’t confirm it. The source also told Yonhap the North seems to have temporarily closed... Read more
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The Hill
White House applauds decision to ease Saudi blockade in Yemenblockade in Yemen, however, exacerbated a humanitarian crisis there, prompting
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
blockade in Yemen, however, exacerbated a humanitarian crisis there, prompting staunch criticism from aid groups and the United Nations. Sanders also blasted Tehran on Friday, accusing the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps of exploiting "the... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: Respect existence or expect resistanceBy Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan Democracy Now Last week in Bonn, Germany, t
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan Democracy Now Last week in Bonn, Germany, thousands gathered at the heavily secured United Nations climate conference, dubbed “COP 23,” a Potemkin village of bureaucrats, politicians, environmentalists, journalists... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
North Korea replaces soldiers and digs trench at defection siteof the North Korean soldier’s daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 hours ago
of the North Korean soldier’s daring dash to freedom while being fired upon by his former comrades was released by the United Nations Command on Wednesday. After the defector’s vehicle got stuck in a gutter close to the border, he jumped out... Read more
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