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SKY News
Will Florence join list of cities that have defined the EU's history?of today's EU. The agreement began to bind Europe's nations together economica
SKY News / Posted 8 hours ago
of today's EU. The agreement began to bind Europe's nations together economically and was signed by Belgium, France, West Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. The same nations who created the ECSC went one step further when they... Read more
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caughtoffside
Most popular sports teams in eSportsMoore and his Three Lions compatriots lifted the Jules Rimet Trophy. It was Ju
caughtoffside / Posted 10 hours ago
Moore and his Three Lions compatriots lifted the Jules Rimet Trophy. It was July the 30th 1966, England had just defeated West Germany 4-2 after extra time. Geoff Hurst grabbing the headlines with probably the most famous hat-trick in the history... Read more
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UEFA News
Beşiktaş intend to improve record against LeipzigEuropean debut in the group stage of this competition. Coach and player links•
UEFA News / Posted 12 hours ago
European debut in the group stage of this competition. Coach and player links• Beşiktaş coach Şenol Güneş encountered West Germany in three UEFA European Championship qualifiers during his time as a goalkeeper. He kept a clean sheet in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Angela Merkel's latest election weapon: Posters of herself as a childLeft party are locked in a battle for third place, on around 10 per cent each.
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Left party are locked in a battle for third place, on around 10 per cent each. Mrs Merkel was born in Hamburg, in what was then West Germany, but her father, a Protestant minister, moved the family to the communist East when she was three months o... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
World Cup winner finds out about hometown statue - 7 years onunveiled a statue of the star alongside the borough’s two members of the Englan
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
unveiled a statue of the star alongside the borough’s two members of the England’s legendary 1966 World Cup win over West Germany at Wembley.Simone Perrotta playing for Italy in 2008 (Image: Getty Images)Read More Sir Geoff Hurst, who bagged... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bayern's Neuer out until January after foot operationKroos offered: "You'll be fit again soon". Bayern confirmed Neuer underwent th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Kroos offered: "You'll be fit again soon". Bayern confirmed Neuer underwent the operation at a clinic in Tuebingen, south-west Germany, by head surgeon Ulrich Stoeckle, who has inserted a plate in his foot. Stoeckle has previously treated stars... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh Council stands by its welcoming city resolutionAngelo. Councilwoman Genie Abrams took a page from President Ronald Reagan’s J
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
Angelo. Councilwoman Genie Abrams took a page from President Ronald Reagan’s June 12, 1987 speech at the Berlin Wall in West Germany, when he declared, “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall.” Abrams made her own declaration during Monday night’s... Read more
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Scotsman
The experiment to deliver letters by rocket in the Hebridesthe British. He later became a member of the country’s V2 rocket programme dur
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
the British. He later became a member of the country’s V2 rocket programme during the Second World War. Whilst he moved to West Germany after the war to become a furniture dealer, Zucker still experimented with rockets – until disaster struck. A... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The son of an absolute Manchester legend turned up on The Chase...as he took in the news that he was standing in front of the son of the 1966 Eng
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
as he took in the news that he was standing in front of the son of the 1966 England World Cup legend, whose squad beat West Germany 4-2 in the final match. "The unsung hero of that World Cup. I could talk for ages about your dad. However, this... Read more
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The World Game
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Atti AbonyiThat was when I developed a passion for the game and from that point I kicked o
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
That was when I developed a passion for the game and from that point I kicked on, I suppose." You played one half against West Germany and a whole match against Chile at the 1974 World Cup. What are your fondest memories of that tournament? "You... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Newburgh City Council stands by its welcoming city resolutionAngelo. Councilwoman Genie Abrams took a page from President Ronald Reagan’s J
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 3 days ago
Angelo. Councilwoman Genie Abrams took a page from President Ronald Reagan’s June 12, 1987 speech at the Berlin Wall in West Germany, when he declared, “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall.” Abrams declared during Monday night’s emergency... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Surprising celebrity birthplacesWillis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Willis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely is, but he was born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany. When he was 2-years-old, his dad was discharged from the military and moved the family to New Jersey. [ + -... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Surprising celebrity birthplacesWillis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
Willis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely is, but he was born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany. When he was 2-years-old, his dad was discharged from the military and moved the family to New Jersey. [ + -... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Surprising celebrity birthplacesWillis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
Willis is as American as it gets, right? The blockbuster action star definitely is, but he was born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany. When he was 2-years-old, his dad was discharged from the military and moved the family to New Jersey. [ + -... Read more
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The Morning Journal
How Stoke City came to be Cleveland’s own for a summerof ’66 final The first inkling professional soccer may have a chance in Americ
The Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
of ’66 final The first inkling professional soccer may have a chance in America was discovered when England defeated West Germany, 4-2, in the 1966 World Cup final. “It was shown here in Cleveland on Channel 25, and no one paid much... Read more
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The News-Herald
How Stoke City came to be Cleveland’s own for a summerof ’66 final The first inkling professional soccer may have a chance in Americ
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of ’66 final The first inkling professional soccer may have a chance in America was discovered when England defeated West Germany, 4-2, in the 1966 World Cup final. “It was shown here in Cleveland on Channel 25, and no one paid much... Read more
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The Register
A todger, a 2.5kg dumbbell, the fire brigade... and the inevitable angle grinderfree his member from a dumbbell weight. The unnamed gent based in Worms, a cit
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
free his member from a dumbbell weight. The unnamed gent based in Worms, a city nestled in the Rhineland-Palatinate, mid-west Germany, got his spawnhammer stuck in the 2.5kg metal disk on Friday and was transported, ever so gently, to the... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Sir Geoff Hurst to take part in Memory Walk in solidarity with 1966 team-matesCup team-mates who are now living with the condition The 75-year-old, who nett
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
Cup team-mates who are now living with the condition The 75-year-old, who netted a hat-trick as Sir Alf Ramsey's team beat West Germany 4-2 to lift the Jules Rimet trophy at Wembley, has joined up with the Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk... Read more
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The Irish Times
Call for transition plan for Ireland post Brexithe says. “I think the UK going is probably as big an event for the European Un
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
he says. “I think the UK going is probably as big an event for the European Union as East Germany coming back in to West Germany. And the way it was looked at at the time was what was good for making those two countries work well through a... Read more
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Daily Mail
A shot in time: When the Watney Cup brewed up the goals and cashreceived the ball, Moore reminded viewers that this was his first match since E
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
received the ball, Moore reminded viewers that this was his first match since England's World Cup quarter-final defeat by West Germany in Mexico, when England led 2-0 and lost 3-2. It had been hotter in Leon. It was the same scoreline at Reading,... Read more
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CBS News
Ex-British spy on leading a "double life" as a famous authorHe moved to the foreign branch, MI-6, at the height of the Cold War, posing as
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
He moved to the foreign branch, MI-6, at the height of the Cold War, posing as a young diplomat at the British Embassy in West Germany, just as the Berlin Wall was going up. STEVE KROFT: What were you doing when you were working for MI6? JOHN LE... Read more
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DW
Ethnic Germans from Russia in open letter: 'We are not the AfD' | German election 2017 - All the news, data and facts you need |or Putin supporters based on their ethnicity. But can you deny the fact that i
DW / Posted 4 days ago
or Putin supporters based on their ethnicity. But can you deny the fact that in the German states that used to make up West Germany — particularly in the areas where many ethnic Russian Germans live — the AfD has recently received 20 or 30 or... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sebastian Vettel eyes victory over Lewis Hamilton in Singaporepropelled by Renault, rather than Honda, next year. In other breaking news: Geo
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
propelled by Renault, rather than Honda, next year. In other breaking news: Geoff Hurst scored a hat-trick as England beat West Germany. RELATED ARTICLES Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin both hit the scales...Bournemouth 2-1 Brighton: Deadly... Read more
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CNET
Tempelhof Airport tourmovable stairs like the set on the left. The DC-4 was just one of the many air
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
movable stairs like the set on the left. The DC-4 was just one of the many aircraft types that shuttled supplies from West Germany into Berlin during the Berlin Airlift, which lasted from June 1948 to September 1949. During that period, more... Read more
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DW
The SPD: Germany's oldest political party |a century ago continue to provide lessons for today In the years before and af
DW / Posted 6 days ago
a century ago continue to provide lessons for today In the years before and after the peaceful unification of East and West Germany through the fall of the wall in 1989, the SPD again found itself on unsolid ground. Helmut Kohl of the CDU was... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tax reform requires aggressive stancethe first seven years of that boom, the economy grew by almost one-third, the e
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
the first seven years of that boom, the economy grew by almost one-third, the equivalent of adding the entire economy of West Germany, the third largest in the world at the time, to the U.S. economy. In 1984 alone, real economic growth boomed by... Read more
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express
EU must send cash to struggling nations or face a CRASH: Obama advisor's shock warningfollowing the 2007 financial crisis still exist today. Ms Tyson said: "Just as
express / Posted 7 days ago
following the 2007 financial crisis still exist today. Ms Tyson said: "Just as it has been for at least a decade between West Germany and East Germany, the EU's healthier and stronger regions should transfer resources to the weakest ones." Her... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Germany In Focusder Deutschen Einheit/ Facebook) Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday, as
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
der Deutschen Einheit/ Facebook) Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday, as the country marks 27 years since East and West Germany were peacefully reunified, forming the Federal Republic of Germany. Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Germany In Focusder Deutschen Einheit/ Facebook) Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday, as
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
der Deutschen Einheit/ Facebook) Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday, as the country marks 27 years since East and West Germany were peacefully reunified, forming the Federal Republic of Germany. Germans have reason to celebrate Tuesday,... Read more
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FIFA
Russia - ProfileLev Yashin and forward Igor Chislenko, they topped their group and edged a form
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
Lev Yashin and forward Igor Chislenko, they topped their group and edged a formidable Hungary, before losing 2-1 to both West Germany in the semis and Portugal in the play-off for third place. The side have been eliminated at the first hurdle in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 13, 2017houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, while stationed in West Germany with the U.S. Army. (They married in 1967, but divorced in 1973.) In 1962, Mississippi Gov. Ross Barnett... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 13: Word 'selfie' is born in 2002houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, while stationed in West Germany with the U.S. Army. (They married in 1967, but divorced in 1973.) In 1962, Mississippi Gov. Ross Barnett... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 13: Word 'selfie' is born in 2002houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, while stationed in West Germany with the U.S. Army. (They married in 1967, but divorced in 1973.) In 1962, Mississippi Gov. Ross Barnett... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyhouses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
houses of Congress. In 1959, Elvis Presley first met his future wife, 14-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, while stationed in West Germany with the Army. (They married in 1967 but divorced in 1973.) In 1962, Mississippi Governor Ross Barnett rejected... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
Germany Has an Election This Month – What is the Likely Outcome?nature of German elections. This is no surprise – all governments of the Federa
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted 9 days ago
nature of German elections. This is no surprise – all governments of the Federal Republic of Germany (the former West Germany and the successor unified Germany) have been coalitions. Of the other 4 parties likely to win Bundestag seats,... Read more
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DW
Nuclear waste: Where to store it for eternity? |communities to accept a nuclear waste dump on their doorstep. Four decades of
DW / Posted 9 days ago
communities to accept a nuclear waste dump on their doorstep. Four decades of resistance at Gorleben In the late 1970s, West Germany chose a salt site at Gorleben in Lower Saxony for exploration as a possible final nuclear waste repository. A... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Watch Hyde space pioneer's latest rocket blast off on test launchlab by 13. He was employed as a lab technician before joining the Army in 1983.
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
lab by 13. He was employed as a lab technician before joining the Army in 1983. After postings in the Falklands and West Germany and promotion to Lance Corporal, he returned home. Through Starchaser, Bennett now builds rockets full time. He... Read more
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WA Today
The many, many times the world has come close to doomsdaypowers" (the US, France and Britain) which lay within Soviet-occupied East Germ
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
powers" (the US, France and Britain) which lay within Soviet-occupied East Germany. All railways, roads and waterways to West Germany were cut off from June 24, 1948 to May 12, 1949. It was the first clash of the Cold War. 1949: THREE MINUTES TO... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A world apart: Two Koreas, six decades of separationKorea's people and its poor health system. The gap between the two Koreas toda
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Korea's people and its poor health system. The gap between the two Koreas today is far greater than that between East and West Germany when the Berlin Wall came down, and it will probably get wider this year as the international community presses... Read more
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Raw Story
These are the most important lessons from German history after Charlottesvilleconducted numerous antisemitic “anti-cosmopolitan” purges. The Communists appli
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
conducted numerous antisemitic “anti-cosmopolitan” purges. The Communists applied the label “fascist” to the government of West Germany, to the United States and, especially following the Six Day War of 1967, to the state of Israel. In the Soviet... Read more
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KERA North Texas
From Sept. 11 To The Beatles' British Invasion: How We Remember Our First News Eventsthe reason that they were so excited about it, a lot of my mother's family is f
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
the reason that they were so excited about it, a lot of my mother's family is from Germany. I was actually born in West Germany in 1984. My dad was in the military so he was stationed there. So it was very meaningful to them. ... I just... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
From Sept. 11 To The Beatles' British Invasion: How We Remember Our First News Eventsthe reason that they were so excited about it, a lot of my mother's family is f
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
the reason that they were so excited about it, a lot of my mother's family is from Germany. I was actually born in West Germany in 1984. My dad was in the military so he was stationed there. So it was very meaningful to them. ... I just... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Peninsula in perilwere scarce during the 1960s and 1970s, and the government encouraged workers t
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
were scarce during the 1960s and 1970s, and the government encouraged workers to go abroad to find work. Mines in West Germany were among those that welcomed many young Korean workers, who sent back much-needed foreign exchange and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Kyle Bass: "China's Credit System Is Reaching A Boiling Point"and early on, one of the very first positions I ever took was I put a short pos
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
and early on, one of the very first positions I ever took was I put a short position on a company – remember when East and West Germany came together and a lot of the East German companies were being subsidized, and yet they moved their way into... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 10States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 12 days ago
States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed match against the Soviet Union in Munich, West Germany, during the 1972 Summer Olympics. Team USA initially believed it had won with a score of 50–49. However, due to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 10States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed match against the Soviet Union in Munich, West Germany, during the 1972 Summer Olympics. Team USA initially believed it had won with a score of 50–49. However, due to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 10States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
States suffers its first loss in an international basketball game in a disputed match against the Soviet Union in Munich, West Germany, during the 1972 Summer Olympics. Team USA initially believed it had won with a score of 50–49. However, due to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The many, many times the world has come close to doomsdaypowers" (the US, France and Britain) which lay within Soviet-occupied East Germ
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
powers" (the US, France and Britain) which lay within Soviet-occupied East Germany. All railways, roads and waterways to West Germany were cut off from June 24, 1948 to May 12, 1949. It was the first clash of the Cold War. 1949: THREE MINUTES TO... Read more
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The Manila Times
The ‘Dream Chess Match’ that never wasto all FIDE members all over the world and succeeded in bringing the “dream mat
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
to all FIDE members all over the world and succeeded in bringing the “dream match” to this shore amid strong bids put up by West Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Italy, Venezuela and five other chess playing countries. With the purse of US$5... Read more
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Daily Mail
Live Aid 1985 set transported to field for Freddie Mercury biopicF K stadium in the States. Live Aid inspired a number of similar events to be
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
F K stadium in the States. Live Aid inspired a number of similar events to be held in Canada, the Soviet Union, Japan and West Germany on the same day as it went down in history as one of the largest-scale satellite link-up events of all... Read more
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