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  1. General

    General discussions on Zoos, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks
    1. General Zoo Discussion

      General discussion about zoos, aquariums, wildlife parks, etc.
      Latest: Meerkats wihout underground netting nicholas, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:03 AM
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    2. Fantasy Zoos

      Dream up your own zoo, exhibit or animal collection. Any discussion about "what if" imaginings or ideas belong here.
      Latest: Zoo Decisions - Part 4 (African Precinct) Jambo, 23 Oct 2018 at 4:42 AM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. New Member Introductions

      New to ZooChat? Come and say hello - introduce yourself - we'd love to get to know you.
      Latest: Photos and Info Help for Elephant Website Jambo, 22 Oct 2018 at 4:05 AM
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    2. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: New Gallery Request Thread 2018 Hvedekorn, 19 Oct 2018 at 1:11 PM
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    3. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
      Latest: ZooChat is 15 years old! Simon Hampel, 20 Oct 2018 at 2:44 AM
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    4. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: Toronto Zoo meetup?? m30t, 1 Oct 2018
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  3. Resources & Media

    Resources about zoos, wildlife and animal conservation
    1. Games, Simulators, Quizzes & Competitions

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon as well as quizzes and member competitions about zoos and wildlife
      Latest: A silly idea: a zoo game with mythical creatures! TheMightyOrca, 23 Oct 2018 at 4:15 AM
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    2. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: New Zoo Books lintworm, 16 Oct 2018
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: New Zooguidebooks TeaLovingDave, 12 Sep 2018
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: Map Captive Okapi Hipporex, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:37 AM
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    5. Zoo & Wildlife Webcams

      Discussion about webcams at zoos
      Latest: Snapshot Wisconsin birdsandbats, 15 Nov 2017
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  4. Off Topic

    Discussion about things that are not zoo related
    1. Zoo Cafe

      Here is where we sit down, relax, and get out of the hot sun. Talk about anything and everything - the weather - sports - your favourite TV show. Anything off topic, non-zoo or non-animal related should go here.
      Latest: Movie review rant NVP, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:36 AM
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    2. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Sumatran Rhinos Monty, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:19 AM
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    3. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Bothriechis lateralis (palm pit viper) ZooBinh, 17 Oct 2018 at 3:29 AM
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    4. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: Otters as pets in Japan.... aardvark250, 21 Oct 2018 at 3:10 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: The traveling Najade is traveling - WA? Why Not? Najade, 22 Oct 2018 at 7:22 AM
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    2. Christmas Island

      Discussion about zoos in Christmas Island
    3. Cocos (Keeling) Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
      Latest: Saving Cocos Islands wildlife vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2018
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    4. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji Terry Thomas, 20 Jul 2018
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    5. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
    6. Latest: First Post ever ZooBinh, 17 Sep 2018
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    7. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Wild Indonesia Development ZooBoyNZ, 14 Oct 2018
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    8. Latest: Niue has a duck. But just one. Chlidonias, 9 Sep 2018
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    9. Latest: Port Moresby Nature Park Chlidonias, 20 Oct 2018 at 11:41 AM
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    10. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    11. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Orangutans in Europe Gigit, 22 Oct 2018 at 10:16 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News vogelcommando, 28 May 2018
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    3. Latest: Haus des Meeres, Vienna vogelcommando, 21 Oct 2018 at 11:39 AM
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    4. Latest: Plans for Safaripark vogelcommando, 20 Dec 2016
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    5. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    6. Latest: Pairi Daiza news KevinB, 26 Sep 2018
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    7. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    8. Latest: Zoo Dvorec vogelcommando, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:52 AM
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    9. Latest: Danish summer, danish zoos LARTIS, 8 Oct 2018
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    10. Latest: Tallinn zoo Shirokuma, 9 Sep 2018
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    11. Latest: Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki Shirokuma, 4 Jul 2018
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    12. Latest: New arrivals and other news vogelcommando, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:56 AM
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    13. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    14. Latest: Munich zoo news vogelcommando, 21 Oct 2018 at 11:46 AM
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    15. Latest: Sosto Zoo news Jambo, 10 Oct 2018
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    16. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 9 Feb 2018
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    17. Latest: Dublin Zoo news thread Gigit, 7 Oct 2018
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    18. Latest: Italian Zoos News Marco Penello, 16 Oct 2018
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    19. Latest: Almaty Zoo drill, 6 May 2018
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    20. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    21. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    22. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    23. Latest: New from Apenheul Primate Park vogelcommando, 22 Oct 2018 at 5:41 PM
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    24. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 18 May 2018
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    25. Latest: Ogrod Zoologiczny Opole News ralph, 20 Oct 2018 at 12:05 AM
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    26. Latest: Dormitator visits Lisbon Dormitator, 29 Jul 2018
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    27. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    28. Latest: Moscow zoo MortenJ, 6 Oct 2018
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    29. Latest: Belgrade Zoo, Serbia gorst, 9 Sep 2018
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    30. Latest: Bratislava Zoo Jana, 12 Aug 2018
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    31. Latest: Ljubljana Zoo Shirokuma, 29 Jun 2018
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    32. Latest: Tierra Rapaz (Calahorra) Corby93, 22 Oct 2018 at 6:03 PM
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    33. Latest: Kolmården Zoo Thesweham, 9 Oct 2018
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    34. Latest: Zurich Zoo 2018 vogelcommando, 18 Oct 2018 at 9:16 PM
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    35. Latest: Bursa Zoo Jana, 29 Jul 2018
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    36. Latest: Kyiv zoo taun, 15 May 2018
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    37. Latest: Twycross Zoo News 2018 J C, 22 Oct 2018 at 9:56 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Cranes in North America Kudu21, 23 Oct 2018 at 5:54 AM
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    2. Latest: Elmvale Jungle Zoo TZFan, 22 Oct 2018 at 11:53 PM
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    3. Latest: Zoos in Yucatan vogelcommando, 20 Oct 2018 at 11:31 PM
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    4. Latest: Sacramento Zoo Okapi Hipporex, 23 Oct 2018 at 4:36 AM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: Dhaka Zoo Zooplantman, 8 Feb 2018
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    2. Bhutan

      Discussion about zoos in Bhutan
    3. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Sultan of Brunei privat zoo FBBird, 28 May 2018
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    4. Latest: Shanghai Zoo News Ding Lingwei, 29 Sep 2018
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    5. Latest: Hong Kong - Ocean Park aardvark250, 28 May 2018
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    6. Latest: Mumbai Zoo News 2018 Mbwamwitu, 18 Oct 2018 at 11:34 AM
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    7. Latest: Bird-trade on Java vogelcommando, 22 Sep 2018
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    8. Latest: Nasu animal kingdom PossumRoach, 22 Oct 2018 at 9:18 PM
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    9. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    10. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: History of Lahore Zoological Gardens J I N X, 21 Oct 2018 at 12:37 PM
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    11. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 31 Jul 2018
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    12. Latest: Night Safari News 2017-2018 Chlidonias, 18 Oct 2018 at 10:06 AM
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    13. Latest: Seoul Zoo news snowleopard, 6 Apr 2018
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    14. Latest: Taipei zoo news Kifaru Bwana, 9 Jul 2018
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    15. Latest: Getting to Khao Keow Goura, 23 Oct 2018 at 1:31 AM
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    16. Latest: Saigon Zoo News 2018 Kifaru Bwana, 2 May 2018
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Buenos Aires Zoo vogelcommando, 24 May 2017
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    2. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    3. Latest: Hybrid crocodiles wally war eagle, 7 Oct 2015
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    4. Latest: RioZoo news carlos55, 21 Sep 2018
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    5. Latest: Zoos of Panama AWP, 21 Oct 2018 at 10:26 AM
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    6. Latest: Santiago Zoo leone, 6 Oct 2018
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    7. Latest: National Aviary of Colombia DesertRhino150, 12 Oct 2018
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    8. Latest: Havana Zoo carlos55, 7 May 2018
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    9. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 25 Aug 2018
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    10. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    11. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    12. Latest: Caricuao Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 14 Jun 2018
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Botswana

      Discussion about zoos in Botswana
      Latest: CARACAL - Kinsane MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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    2. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife KevinB, 24 Sep 2018
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    3. Latest: Fake Zebras... Batto, 12 Aug 2018
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    4. Latest: New zoo in Ethiopia? TheEthiopianWolf03, 3 Jul 2018
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    5. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
    6. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    7. Latest: Protection The asiatic cheetah Kifaru Bwana, 17 Apr 2018
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    8. Latest: Help planning an Israel Trip zoo_enthusiast, 22 Sep 2018
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    9. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    10. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    11. Latest: The Kuwait Zoo vogelcommando, 5 Apr 2018
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    12. Latest: TNT's Madagascar Experience ThomasNotTom, 12 Aug 2018
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    13. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    14. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo sooty mangabey, 25 Sep 2017
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    15. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center twilighter, 9 Oct 2018
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    16. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    17. Latest: Johannesburg zoo news Crowthorne, 22 Sep 2018
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    18. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    19. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018
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    20. Latest: Al Bustan Zoo News Kifaru Bwana, 22 Oct 2018 at 12:35 PM
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    21. Latest: Victoria Falls Snake Park MRJ, 18 Mar 2018
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  11. Opt-in News Feeds

    RSS Feeds of News
    1. Elephant News

      News from www.elephant-news.com
    2. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Zoos

      News items tagged "zoos" on abc.net.au
      Latest: Gorilla escapes London Zoo enclosure RSS, 14 Oct 2016
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    3. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Endangered and Protect

      News items tagged "Endangered and Protected Species" on abc.net.au
      Latest: World's oldest panda dies in captivity aged 38 RSS, 16 Oct 2016
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    4. Discovery News: Zoo Animals

      RSS Feed of news from Discovery Channel
      Latest: Baby Gorilla a Welcome Surprise at Prague Zoo RSS, 25 Apr 2016
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    5. Yahoo News: Zoos

      Zoo news from Yahoo
      Latest: Drink craft beer with elephants at the L.A. Zoo RSS, 14 Apr 2015
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