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Adelaide Now
Real danger for the Yes campaignAnd which would also be guaranteed of success. But wait, as the great Tim Shaw
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 hours ago
And which would also be guaranteed of success. But wait, as the great Tim Shaw once said, there’s more. Both the parliamentary vote and the plebiscite had their merits. One would be quick and easy and cheap – much like a night out at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
John Hewson: John Howard's republican debate tactics threaten same-sex marriagenow in the form of a "postal survey", was to satisfy "forces" in the Abbott/Tur
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
now in the form of a "postal survey", was to satisfy "forces" in the Abbott/Turnbull government that wanted to avoid a parliamentary vote, simply kicking the issue down the road, hoping to avoid having to settle the issue. The republican issue... Read more
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The Age
John Hewson: John Howard's republican debate tactics threaten same-sex marriagenow in the form of a "postal survey", was to satisfy "forces" in the Abbott/Tur
The Age / Posted 15 hours ago
now in the form of a "postal survey", was to satisfy "forces" in the Abbott/Turnbull government that wanted to avoid a parliamentary vote, simply kicking the issue down the road, hoping to avoid having to settle the issue. The republican issue... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Only wrong answer is not voting in surveythe situation the nation faces after years of lengthy and divisive debate. The
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
the situation the nation faces after years of lengthy and divisive debate. The mechanism of a postal survey, rather than a parliamentary vote, plebiscite or referendum, may not be one that either side particularly wants. But, it is the one that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Five men in court over Hong Kong explosives plotinterview with police. Its members "discussed creating chaos before or after v
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
interview with police. Its members "discussed creating chaos before or after voting", Man told the court, referring to the parliamentary vote on the reform package. Police also found goggles, gloves, electronic scales, laptops containing formulas... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Ruling party revs up efforts to save Supreme Court chief nomineeparty. Kim Dong-cheol, the minor party's floor leader, said that his party law
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 2 days ago
party. Kim Dong-cheol, the minor party's floor leader, said that his party lawmakers would make their own choices during a parliamentary vote on the nominee rather than being forced to follow a party line. "Our lawmakers cast their votes only... Read more
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Canberra Times
On same sex marriage, the only wrong answer is not votingrole, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechani
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
role, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechanism of a postal survey, rather than a parliamentary vote, plebiscite or referendum, may not be one that either side particularly wants, but it is the mechanism... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull must take responsibility for postal survey mental health concerns: Bill Shortenfor some LGBTI community-specific services. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull an
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
for some LGBTI community-specific services. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten during a parliamentary vote. Photo: Andrew Meares Groups such as ReachOut, Headspace and BeyondBlue have all reported increased calls... Read more
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The Age
On same sex marriage, the only wrong answer is not votingrole, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechani
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
role, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechanism of a postal survey, rather than a parliamentary vote, plebiscite or referendum, may not be one that either side particularly wants, but it is the mechanism... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
On same sex marriage, the only wrong answer is not votingrole, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechani
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
role, as the citizenry's elected representatives, to do just that. The mechanism of a postal survey, rather than a parliamentary vote, plebiscite or referendum, may not be one that either side particularly wants, but it is the mechanism... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey summons German ambassador as tensions mountimmediate comment from Turkish authorities on the summons or the broader disput
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
immediate comment from Turkish authorities on the summons or the broader dispute, which has been exacerbated by the German parliamentary vote and Berlin’s criticism of Ankara’s rights record. Germany’s foreign ministry said it was the 17th time... Read more
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The Age
Malcolm Turnbull must take responsibility for postal survey mental health concerns: Bill Shortenand Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull must act. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull must act. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten during a parliamentary vote. Photo: Andrew Meares "He was warned this would happen now he needs to take responsibility for it," Mr... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malcolm Turnbull must take responsibility for postal survey mental health concerns: Bill Shortenand Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull must act. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull must act. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten during a parliamentary vote. Photo: Andrew Meares "He was warned this would happen now he needs to take responsibility for it," Mr... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Your democracy has just been stolen - and there's nothing you can do about it'same as they did her her earlier effort to use the power of a sovereign and tri
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
same as they did her her earlier effort to use the power of a sovereign and trigger Article 50 by Royal decree and without parliamentary vote. Labour are seeking legal advice over her refusal to hold a debate on tuition fees, but their chances seem... Read more
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Civil Georgia
President, Opposition Finalize Work on Constitution Textof the opposition parties and the representatives of the presidential administr
Civil Georgia / Posted 6 days ago
of the opposition parties and the representatives of the presidential administration, few days ahead of the scheduled parliamentary vote on the ruling party-endorsed version of the draft constitution. “I would like to remind everyone,... Read more
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Reuters
Law reform sparks bidding war for Australia's Ten Networkable to counter CBS, as the pre-internet age regulation intended to prevent con
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
able to counter CBS, as the pre-internet age regulation intended to prevent consolidation is certain to be overturned in a parliamentary vote next month. “Those rules are about to disappear and they’re looking to cash in,” Margaret Simons, an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Law reform sparks bidding war for Australia's Ten Networkable to counter CBS, as the pre-internet age regulation intended to prevent con
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
able to counter CBS, as the pre-internet age regulation intended to prevent consolidation is certain to be overturned in a parliamentary vote next month. "Those rules are about to disappear and they're looking to cash in," Margaret Simons, an... Read more
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Reuters
Swedish PM survives vote of no-confidenceSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven easily survived a pa
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven easily survived a parliamentary vote of no confidence brought on Friday by the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats over a botched IT outsourcing project that may have led to the leak of... Read more
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Gulf News
Iraq sacks Kirkuk governor amid dispute with Kurdspart in a referendum set for Sept. 25 on Kurdish independence.“I will stay in o
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
part in a referendum set for Sept. 25 on Kurdish independence.“I will stay in office,” Kareem told Reuters, hours after the parliamentary vote... The referendum will go ahead as planned.”Iraq’s Kurds plan to hold the vote in three governorates that... Read more
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Reuters
Kirkuk governor says Iraqi parliament vote to remove him 'unlawful'autonomous Kurdish region in northern Iraq - voted to take part in a referendum
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
autonomous Kurdish region in northern Iraq - voted to take part in a referendum set for Sept. 25 on Kurdish independence. ”I will stay in office,“ Kareem told Reuters, hours after the parliamentary vote... The referendum will go ahead as pla... Read more
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EuroNews
Swedish opposition party to call vote of no-confidence in PMSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s anti-immigration Sweden Democrat party on Wednes
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s anti-immigration Sweden Democrat party on Wednesday tabled a parliamentary vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, demanding his resignation in the aftermath of a scandal over leaks of sensitive material.... Read more
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Reuters
Swedish opposition party to call vote of no-confidence in PMSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden’s anti-immigration Sweden Democrat party on Wednes
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden’s anti-immigration Sweden Democrat party on Wednesday tabled a parliamentary vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, demanding his resignation in the aftermath of a scandal over leaks of sensitive... Read more
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TheBull
UK govt wins parliament vote to ease its Brexit agendaAfter navigating the first hurdle of a key Brexit bill, British Prime Minister
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
After navigating the first hurdle of a key Brexit bill, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday won another parliamentary vote which will help prevent opposition MPs from blocking future legislation. 13.09.2017 08:38 AM After navigating the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Brexit bill wins UK parliamentary vote Britain's parliament backs legislation to sever ties with the European Union,
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
Britain's parliament backs legislation to sever ties with the European Union, a reprieve for Prime Minister Theresa May who now faces demands by lawmakers for concessions before it becomes law. Graham Mackay... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Australia same-sex marriage vote beginson November 7, with the result released on November 15. If most Australians vo
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
on November 7, with the result released on November 15. If most Australians vote "yes", the government will move for a parliamentary vote, but will not do so if there is a "no" outcome. The survey has shed light on how rare national... Read more
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Market Watch
U.K. stocks edge higher, but strong pound keeps a cap on gainsEU laws into U.K. law, which passed its first key hurdle late Monday. “U.K. Pr
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
EU laws into U.K. law, which passed its first key hurdle late Monday. “U.K. Prime Minister May also survived another Parliamentary vote on her Brexit bill, although not without significant resistance — from both sides — and the likelihood of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Brexit bill passes first vote in British parliamentTheresa May formally notified Brussels of Britain's withdrawal in March. May's
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Theresa May formally notified Brussels of Britain's withdrawal in March. May's Conservative government won today's parliamentary vote thanks to its alliance with the Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). The premier described... Read more
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The Manila Times
Brexit bill passes first vote in British parliamentTheresa May formally notified Brussels of Britain’s withdrawal in March. May’s
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
Theresa May formally notified Brussels of Britain’s withdrawal in March. May’s Conservative government won Tuesday’s parliamentary vote thanks to its alliance with the Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). The premier described... Read more
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Reuters
UK's May needs parliament to back deal with N.Irish party - campaignerNorthern Ireland was on ending a political stalemate that has left it without a
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
Northern Ireland was on ending a political stalemate that has left it without a regional government for eight months. Any parliamentary vote would be expected to pass with the support of Conservative and DUP lawmakers, but could invite further... Read more
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Reuters
Don't throw Brexit into chaos, UK minister says before parliament votedesigned to sever political, financial and legal ties with the bloc, Britain’s
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
designed to sever political, financial and legal ties with the bloc, Britain’s Brexit minister David Davis said before a parliamentary vote. Parliament is due to hold a late-night vote on whether to let the central plank of Britain’s Brexit plan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gina Miller says £1bn for Northern Ireland 'not done deal' as DUP insists cash will cometo ensure that parliamentary approval was required to start the Brexit process.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
to ensure that parliamentary approval was required to start the Brexit process. The government acknowledgement that a parliamentary vote would be required for the deal to go ahead was laid out in a legal letter to Ms Miller and the Independent... Read more
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Reuters
UK's May needs parliament to back deal with Northern Irish party: campaignerParliament,” the letter said. Neither May’s office nor the legal department we
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
Parliament,” the letter said. Neither May’s office nor the legal department were immediately available for comment. Any parliamentary vote would be expected to pass with the support of Conservative and DUP lawmakers, but could invite further... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Australia gay marriage debate highlights church divisionsand close on November 7, with the result out later that month. If most Austral
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
and close on November 7, with the result out later that month. If most Australians say "yes", the government will hold a parliamentary vote on the issue, but no action will be taken in the event of a "no" outcome. Some of the country's most... Read more
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International Business Times
Tory government must get parliamentary approval for £1bn DUP deal of such payments". Miller was previously successful when she challenged the go
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
of such payments". Miller was previously successful when she challenged the government in the Supreme Court, forcing a parliamentary vote on triggering Brexit. Speaking about the deal between the two parties, Miller said: "It beggars belief... Read more
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Reuters
Don't throw Brexit into chaos, UK minister warns before parliament voteto sever political, financial and legal ties with the bloc, Britain’s Brexit mi
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
to sever political, financial and legal ties with the bloc, Britain’s Brexit minister David Davis said before a key parliamentary vote. Parliament is due to hold a late-night vote on whether to let the central plank of Britain’s Brexit plan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Parliament must approve £1bn DUP-Tory cash for Northern Irelandto ensure that parliamentary approval was required to start the Brexit process.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
to ensure that parliamentary approval was required to start the Brexit process. The government acknowledgement that a parliamentary vote would be required for the deal to go ahead was laid out in a legal letter to Ms Miller and the Independent... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cambodian opposition party to boycott parliament vote on imprisoned leaderPhnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Phnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote to strip their detained leader of immunity on Monday and will instead go to Kem Sokha's jail to demand his release, one of his deputies said on Sunday. Kem Sokha, the... Read more
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express
£1BN Tory-DUP deal will need parliamentary approval after Gina Miller challengeMrs Miller, won a supreme court challenge against the government earlier this y
express / Posted 10 days ago
Mrs Miller, won a supreme court challenge against the government earlier this year to force it to hold a parliamentary vote before triggering the formal Brexit vote, challenged the legal basis for handing over the £1 billion. The... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Constitutional Court chief nominee fails to win parliamentary confirmationthe vote. It is the first time a court chief designate has failed to be approv
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 10 days ago
the vote. It is the first time a court chief designate has failed to be approved by the legislature, observers said. The parliamentary vote on him had already been put off for three months, due largely to controversies over his 1980 ruling... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cambodia's Hun Sen threatens ban on opposition partyfair election. "We can't participate in an election that isn't free and fair,"
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
fair election. "We can't participate in an election that isn't free and fair," she said. The opposition party boycotted a parliamentary vote on whether Kem Sokha should be prosecuted. It would not have been able to block approval as Hun Sen's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodian leader threatens ban on opposition partyvoted on Monday to allow the prosecution of Kem Sokha, who was arrested on Sept
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
voted on Monday to allow the prosecution of Kem Sokha, who was arrested on Sept 3. His party boycotted the parliamentary vote, but it passed easily because Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) has a majority. The vote was passed... Read more
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Reuters
Cambodian leader threatens ban on opposition partyvoted on Monday to allow the prosecution of Kem Sokha, who was arrested on Sept
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
voted on Monday to allow the prosecution of Kem Sokha, who was arrested on Sept. 3. His party boycotted the parliamentary vote, but it passed easily because Hun Sen’s Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has a majority. The vote was passed... Read more
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Reuters
Cambodia's parliament votes to prosecute opposition leaderelectoral challenge of more than three decades in power. Kem Sokha’s Cambodian
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
electoral challenge of more than three decades in power. Kem Sokha’s Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) boycotted the parliamentary vote, but it passed easily because Hun Sen’s Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has a majority. The vote was passed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie fairness at stakeNovember 15. If the majority of people vote yes in favour of marriage equality
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
November 15. If the majority of people vote yes in favour of marriage equality, a vote will then be held in Federal Parliament to make marriage equality legal. If most people vote no, a parliamentary vote will not proceed. Details: 1800 57... Read more
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Reuters
Blocking EU repeal bill is vote for chaotic Brexit, minister warns UK lawmakersties with the European Union would be a vote for a chaotic Brexit, Britain’s Br
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
ties with the European Union would be a vote for a chaotic Brexit, Britain’s Brexit minister David Davis said ahead of a parliamentary vote on Monday. Parliament is due to hold a second day of debate on the EU withdrawal bill on Monday, before a... Read more
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WA Today
Cambodian opposition party to boycott parliament vote on imprisoned leaderPhnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Phnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote to strip their detained leader of immunity on Monday and will instead go to Kem Sokha's jail to demand his release, one of his deputies said on Sunday. Kem Sokha, the... Read more
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The Age
Cambodian opposition party to boycott parliament vote on imprisoned leaderPhnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Phnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote to strip their detained leader of immunity on Monday and will instead go to Kem Sokha's jail to demand his release, one of his deputies said on Sunday. Kem Sokha, the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cambodian opposition party to boycott parliament vote on imprisoned leaderPhnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Phnom Penh: Cambodia's main opposition party will boycott a parliamentary vote to strip their detained leader of immunity on Monday and will instead go to Kem Sokha's jail to demand his release, one of his deputies said on Sunday. Kem Sokha, the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tense time for the ANC, says analystretain its national majority in two years' time. Last month, dozens of ANC law
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
retain its national majority in two years' time. Last month, dozens of ANC lawmakers voted in favor of ousting Zuma in a parliamentary vote of no confidence, that was held by secret ballot. The motion failed, as have several no-confidence... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
South Africa's ruling ANC limps toward choosing new leaderAfrican parliament in Cape Town, South Africa. Last month, dozens of ANC lawmak
Sioux City Journal / Posted 11 days ago
African parliament in Cape Town, South Africa. Last month, dozens of ANC lawmakers voted in favor of ousting Zuma in a parliamentary vote of no confidence, that was held by secret ballot. The motion failed, as have several no-confidence... Read more
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