HQ 16 Air Asslt Bde became HQ Task Force Harvest with a multinational force of 15 nations under command. Most standard personal loans will consider a borrower’s debt-to-income (DTI) ratio and credit score in the par rate determination. Pte Paul 'Beast' Fuller in Port Stanley, 1982. Stephen Prior (bottom) and two comrades in makeshift sleeping quarters. [13] . 'Yank' Thayer standing next to Argentinian Pucara A-527 at Goose Green, blown apart by a Cluster Bomb Unit (CBU), Steve Thayer in a defensive position, Fitzroy, Falklands, 1982, Families show their support for 2 Para Group bound for the Falklands, 1982, L/Cpl Bill Bentley MM with parents at Buckingham Palace, 1982, The Fallen, Goose Green and Darwin - 2 PARA and Royal Marines, Field Burial site of the Fallen, Goose Green and Darwin - 2 PARA and Royal Marines, RSM Simpson and QM Capt Godwin, MV Norland, 1982, Winners' presentation, Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, Prize giving presentation by Don Ellerby, Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, Beer as a prize on Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, Ironing in the corridor, MV Norland, 1982, Pte Williams and RQMS WO2 Lloyd, MV Norland, 1982, L/Cpl Harris in the ration store, MV Norland, 1982, Tom Godwin and Acting TQMS WO2 Dell, Ascension Island, 1982, Paras learning to be Booties, Ascension Island, 1982, Detail view of Landing Craft Training, Ascension Island, 1982, Rev David Cooper and Tom Godwin, 2 PARA, MV Norland, 1982, 2 PARA Vehicles and Royal Artillery 105mm guns on the Europic Ferry in the Task Force, 1982, Red Alert Air Attack Drills, below decks on the MV Norland, 1982, Tom Godwin unfazed by the air alert, MV Norland, 1982, Phil Neame carrying a Bergen, MV Norland, 1982, Maj Crosland, OC B COY, 2 PARA, MV Norland, 1982, Heading down the stairs to 'E' Deck, prior to the landings, MV Norland, 1982, Paras moving to their assault stations, MV Norland, 1982, The sheer volume of equipment carried is apparent in this photo, MV Norland, 1982, Defensive positions on Sussex Mountain, Falklands, 1982. Feb-Jun 70 MTP Parachutists Smock, badged for 2 PARA, from the Airborne Assault Museum Collection, Duxford, 2012. 2 Platoon, A Company, 2 PARA, Ballykinler, 1979. 2. The present day 2nd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment, also known as 2 PARA was formed in July 1948 from the 5th (Scottish) Parachute Battalion. 1998. Significant dates around operations in Anguilla. 2 PARA LMG Gunner, Afghanistan, July 2008. 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Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by 5.56, Dec 31, 2010. [4] On 1 August of the same year, the battalion was renamed the 2nd Battalion, the Parachute Regiment. IND, NDA, ANDA, CONCEPT OF PARA I TO IV, EXCLUSIVITY:CONTENT, FORMAT & APPLICATION NEW DRUG APPLICATION (N. D. . 'Lest We Forget' - soldiers killed in the Warrenpoint bombing, Soldiers 'Yank' and 'Egor' of the Close Observation Point (COP), 2 PARA, Northern Ireland, 1980, Soldiers from 2 Para Patrols Pln, Northern Ireland, 1980, Patrol of 2 Para C (Bruneval) Coy at Bessbrook Mill, 1980, Wessex collecting Patrols Platoon, 2 Para C (Bruneval) Coy Northern Ireland, 1980, Returning Patrols from 2 Para C (Bruneval) Coy Northern Ireland 1980. [10] In March 1969, 2 Para went to the Caribbean island of Anguilla to restore the British administration. A soldier from 2 PARA adopts a firing pose wearing VIRTUS kit and equipped with a prototype SA80A3, September, 2016. Citation for the award of the Military Cross to Major John Crosland, Falklands, 1982, Letter from Prince Charles to Alfred Pope. 2 PARA was among the first troops to enter Port Stanley following the Argentinean surrender. This was followed by two Operation TELIC tours - 3 and 7 - in Iraq in 2005 and 2007. Maj Gen 'Johnny' Frost, 2 PARA Officers' Mess, Aldershot, 1972. Company Headquarters, A Company, 2 PARA, Ballykinler, 1979. The Gorse Gully, Darwin Hill, near Goose Green, 29 May 1982. With grateful thanks to an ex Royal Marine, for the following excellent 2 PARA anecdote: I remember that well Girdwood park 1972, it was the time Charlie Gs were being used on suspect vehicles as there were so many of them and not enough ATO to go around.Good days. An evening off duty for members of A Coy, 2 PARA, Belize, 1983. Pte Stephen Burns versus Pte 'Jock' Hood, Milling on JNCO's Cadre, Ballykinler, c1979. A successful ‘hearts and minds’ operation resulted in the award of the Wilkinson Sword of Peace ‘for acts of humanity and kindness overseas’. 2 PARA operated as Battle Group North operating from five Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) in the Upper Sangin Valley. C (Bruneval) Company, 2 PARA, Ternhill Camp, Shropshire, 10 June 1988. A group of 2 PARA at the area between Oosterbeek and Arnhem, 18 September 2015. Rattled when an old acquaintance of Judy's turns up asking questions about Steve, Jen prepares for the worst. Prince Charles at the Colours Presentation, Queen's Avenue, Aldershot, 1998. Bill Bentley MM almost obscured by smoke, Darwin Hill, Falklands, 1982. Teaching rectal infusion on Norland (2 PARA), 2 PARA looking back to San Carlos Water 21 May 1982, First non battle casualty on 21 May 2 PARA, 2 PARA Mortar line - base of Sussex Mountains, View of San Carlos from 2 PARA position on Sussex Mountain, Resupply of 2 PARA prior to departure for Goose Green, The night sky, 26 May 1982 - night of the assault march to Goose Green, Camilla Creek House the day before the Goose Green Battle, Gazelle supplying 2 PARA at Camilla Creek House, The 2 PARA flag flies over a liberated Goose Green, C (Bruneval) Coy Helmand Training Team (Preparing 45Cdo Royal Marines for operations in Helmand), Heavy drops landing during Exercise Dry Martini, 2 Para, Derna 1959, CSgt Phil Stout, Instructor on International Jungle Warfare Advisors Course, Belize, CSgt Phil Stout piloting a inshore boat, Belize. The Address by HM King George VI at the Colours presentation, 19 July 1950. Para Para (パラパラ, "Para-Para" or "ParaPara") is a synchronized dance that originated in Japan. Three paratroopers refuel a helicopter in a jungle clearing, Borneo. PICKS up para 2.; Para 2 is fine, but para 3 is rather long-winded. Two winners of bravery awards for Borneo operations in Aldershot. Examples. Vincent Leonard – late Acting (unpaid) Sergeant 2 Para. Jeff Chandler REME (att 2 PARA) at work on camp in Bahrain, 1963. Programme for the Presentation of Colours at Aldershot, 1998. Major General ‘Johnny’ Frost and veterans, 40th Anniversary of Arnhem, 1984, Soldiers from 2 Para asking a furry friend for directions, Belize, 1987. Members of 2 PARA in Sarawak, Borneo, 1965, George Parry, and local child, 2 PARA, Borneo, 1965. Re-burial ceremony of Sgt McNeilly at Kranji Military Cemetery, 1975. Members of 12 PL D COY, 2 PARA, with a Humber Pig, West Belfast, 1992. Pte Phillipson, Sgt Scott and Pte Holland-Muter, 2 PARA, Iraq, 2005. 2nd Battalion Boxing Team, Winners of the Army (Egypt) Cup 1953. The ceremonial handover of Bruneval I from 2 PARA to the RAF, 1962. A soldier from 2 PARA conducts a body search. Support Company 2 PARA football team, Canal Zone Egypt, c1953. Postcard from men of 2 PARA in Bahrain sent to Women's Royal Army Corps (WRAC), Cyprus, 1961. All these html5 games can be played on your mobile, pad and tablet without installation. HRH The Prince of Wales with 'Baz' Roberts and Bob Hood, Ballykinler, 1979-81. A Coy 2 PARA searching Argentine PoWs before repatriation back home, Port Stanley, June 1982. On 28 May 2 PARA attacked the Argentinean strategic reserve and airfield on the Darwin/Goose Green Peninsular. Group photograph of the 2 PARA Judo team, 1980. The Second Battalion, Parachute Regiment (2 PARA), is a battalion-sized formation of the Parachute Regiment, part of the British Army, and subordinate unit within 16th Air Assault Brigade whose Commanding Officer for the period 2013-2016 was Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Kingsbury OBE. Para (Special Forces), commonly known as Para SF, is the special operations unit of the Indian Army.It is attached to the Parachute Regiment.. And the fighting cost Four Platoon, B Company of the Parachute Regiment dearly: of their 30 men, four were killed in two savage incidents. Memorial for Pte Parr. 2 PARA's Cpl Oliver Stokes (left) and Chief Sgt Pia Lorenzo of 2e REP (right), Exercise BLUE LEGIONNAIRE, January 2014. View from TV Hill Observation Post, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2002. It also suffered the greatest single loss of life during a double PIRA ambush at Warrenpoint on 27 August 1979, when a company commander and 15 soldiers were killed in one incident. Veterans of Operation Biting, Bruneval, 1992. Borneo (Kalimantan to the Indonesians) is the second biggest island in the world. Some of the Senior NCO's of the 2 PARA group that carried out a battlefield tour on 18 September 2015, Programme of "Unveiling of a Plaque" 1955. If you are currently a ParaData member please login. place. Members of B Coy, 2 PARA, ready to emplane, c1958. Corporal Stephen Prior (centre) with two comrades on an exercise. Members of B Coy 2 PARA, the morning after the Battle of Plaman Mapu, 28 April 1965. B Company 2 PARA after the battle of Goose Green, Falkland Islands, 1982. C (Bruneval) Company, 2 PARA, MV Norland, 1982. A Coy, 2 PARA, Exercise Jabberwocky, Malaya 1975. Paras dropped on target by RAF on Ex Capable Eagle, 22 October 2013. 2 PARA Company rotation at Forkill, 1980-81. C Company converted to a special patrols company operating in the jungle on SAS lines. 'Bob' Sharp and 'Jono' Thonas, A Coy, 2 PARA, Belize, 1983. Corporal David Hardman with the hole in the wall gang, 1981, Private Taff Elliott and Corporal David Hardman, 1981. In 1941, the battalion was assigned to the 1st Parachute Brigade which also included the 2nd and 3rd battalions. Rod Scott & Taffy Trott enroute from D Company, Gunnan Gadjit to B Company, Plaman Mapu, Borneo. Members of 2 PARA in South Armagh, 1979-81. 12 Platoon, D Coy Group, 2 PARA, boat patrols in Sierra Leone, May 2000. Soldiers from 2 PARA providing covering fire, Exercise Blue Raider, Woodbridge, Nov 2013. Subsequent deployments to the island of Bahrain followed in 1963 and 66. Paratroopers and Apaches exercise air assault skills with US Air Force, March 2016. [7] In July 1956, 2 Para went to Cyprus to counter the EOKA insurgency. 2 Para Sgts' Mess visit to No 10 Downing Street, 2011. The battalion deployed for internal security operations with the 16th Parachute Brigade to the Canal Zone in Egypt during 1951-4. Three veterans of the Battle for Plaman Mapu, hosted by 2 PARA fifty years on! Firing .50 Cal HMGs, Ex Blue Panzer, 2 PARA, Salisbury Plain, February 2014. 3. para 2-570; Angolan troops . Arms drill practice, 2 PARA, Berlin, 1978. The Chaplain-General conducting the Consecration Service of the Colours, Aldershot 19 July 1950. Paratroopers preparing to jump on Exercise Capable Eagle, 22 October 2013. Group portrait of 2 PARA officers, April 1982. Men of 2 PARA stand in front of the remains a 1 Tonner after a Heavy Drop failure at Swindon, late 1950s, Picking up Patrols from 2 Para C (Bruneval) Coy Northern Ireland, 1980, Members of 2 Para with a Soviet tank on Long Valley Aldershot, Members of 2 Para at Shaibah Logistics Base, Iraq, Op Telic, Members of 2 PARA on patrol Op Herrick XIII, Colour Sergeant Magreehan Op Herrick XIII, 2 PARA Patrols and Snipers Op Herrick XIII, Members of D Coy 2 PARA Bahrain circa 1963/64, Members of D Coy 2 PARA Bahrain circa 1963-64, D Coy 2 PARA Dhala Camp Radfan February 1964, Members of Medium Machine Gun Platoon 2 PARA Libya c1960, Members of Rodney Platoon C Coy 2 PARA Derna Libya c1959. Members of 3 Platoon, A Company, 2 PARA, Crossmaglen, 1985. Junior NCOs Brecon Course October to December 1972. HRH Prince of Wales visit to Stamford Training Camp, May 1993. Par rates are based on various factors that differ by loan type. This was followed in 2002 by Operation Fingal, in Afghanistan. Lord Caradon addresses forces in Anguilla, July 1969. ... Based on Kid Cudi’s upcoming concept album of the same name, this adult animated anthology follows a young man on his journey to discover love. The battalion was part of the 1st Parachute Brigade, 1st Airborne Division, and fought in the British airborne operations in North Africa, Operation Fustian in Sicily, Operation Slapstick on the Italian mainland and, most famously, the Battle of Arnhem in September 1944. Fire and move test for paratroopers on Exercise Blue Mobility, May 2017. Down the Forward Slope into Goose Green, Falkland Islands, 1982. Colchester-based paratroopers training alongside Italian soldiers, 1 September 2015. 2 PARA boarding LSLs via the side cargo door of Norland. Recommendation of Wilkinson award for 2 PARA. View back from the Royal Palace, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2002. Once again in June 1961 2 PARA formed part of a strategic reserve ‘fire-brigade’ deployment, this time to Kuwait to deter an Iraqi invasion threat. View showing Chinooks and field hospital, Macedonia. A Paratrooper is checked by a Parachute Jump Instructor on Exercise Capable Eagle, 22 October 2013. Pte Norris at Checkpoint Charlie, 2 PARA, Aden, c. 1966/7. Members of 2 PARA preparing to emplane for Cyprus drop, c1951. D Coy on the NV Norland, Operation Corporate, 1982. A member of 2 PARA with a Land Rover on a Medium Stress Platform, Libya, 1959. From February 1966, 2 PARA completed a 12 month tour in Bahrain, with Special Patrol Company in Radfan. Members of A Company, 2 PARA Falkland Veterans, Aldershot, 2012. Daily Mail newspaper report on fatal helicopter crash in Borneo, April 1965. These were situated in the area of the ‘Green Zone’ fertile farmland stretching one kilometre either side of the Helmand River. Members of 2 PARA, Jungle Warfare School in Malaysia, 1968. It was the successor to Para-Ordnance, founded in Canada in 1985.It specialized in making M1911-style semi-automatic pistols and components.The company was acquired by Remington Outdoor Company in 2012. Some of Rodney Platoon, C Coy, 2 PARA, Libya circa 1959/60. In late September 2010, 500 men of 2 PARA returned to Afghanistan as part of the 16 Air Assault Brigade force for HERRICK 13. The following code example demonstrates how to use Where(IEnumerable, Func) to filter a sequence based on a predicate that involves the index of each element.. int[] numbers = { 0, 30, 20, 15, 90, 85, 40, 75 }; IEnumerable query = numbers.Where((number, index) => number <= index * 10); foreach (int … Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Shooter4321, Jan 7, 2017. Summary of 2 PARA actions at Darwin and Goose Green, 28/29 May 1982. Members of 2 PARA playing polo, Libya, 1959. Picksup para 2 pvs; The note on women is at the bottom of para 2 in the introduction. Wreath being placed at the reinterrment of Sgt McNeilly, Kranji Military Cemetery, 1975. Exercise Pegasus Bluebell, Airborne REME, 6 December 2016. Citation for the award of a Military Medal to Cpl MBJ Baughan, Borneo 1965. Coronation Party from the Parachute Regiment parade on HM The Queen's Coronation, 2 June 1953. Soldier from 2 PARA at an OP in Al Muthanna province, Iraq, Op Telic 7, 2006, Soldier from 2 PARA stopped by a roadside, Iraq, Op Telic 7, 2006. Members of Support Coy, 2 PARA, on jungle training Belize, 1987. [9] In early 1965 the battalion was rushed to Singapore in response to a threat of invasion of Borneo by Indonesia. Duties included guarding prisons, check points and RAF Muharraq Airfield and carrying out mobile patrols. Members of 2 PARA in front of a captured Argentinian Gun, Browning Barracks c1982, 2 PARA QM addressing the Battalion Advance Party, MV Norland, 20 April 1982, Padre Cooper holding a service, MV Norland, 1982, Another view of Padre Cooper's service, MV Norland, 1982, The Tug of War Competition 2 PARA Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, The HQ COY team, winners of the Tug of War competition, 2 PARA Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, Another view of the 2 PARA Sports Day, MV Norland, 1982, Group photo of members of 2 PARA and the ship's crew on the MV Norland, 1982, Members of the Stores Section, MV Norland, 1982, Group photo of the Stores Section, MV Norland, 1982, Paras onboard Landing Craft, Ascension Island, 1982, Members of 2 PARA training on the MV Norland, 1982, Lt Col H Jones and other 2 PARA officers, MV Norland, 1982, 2 PARA regroups around Darwin, Falklands, 1982. 2 PARA tug of war, MV Norland heading south, 1982. Get ready to join Swampy, Allie, and Cranky on their NEXT exciting adventure! Soldiers from 2 PARA in Macedonia, Op Bessemer, 2001. D Company, 2 PARA, Palace Barracks, Northern Ireland, 1995. Members of 2 PARA, Northern Ireland, 1970. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more. para- Do not confuse this prefix with pari- or peri-. See authoritative translations of Para- in English with example sentences, phrases and audio pronunciations. Members of 2 PARA, R23, Forkhill, South Armagh, November 1996. Private Dan Bradley, 2 PARA, Falkland Islands, 2009. Wireless Ridge, Falkland Islands. Practising First Aid !, members of Anti Tank Platoon, 2 PARA, on exercise in Denmark, 1981. New colours were presented to the battalion with the other regular battalions and 4 PARA in 1974. The sequel to the most addicting physics-based puzzler from Disney has finally arrived. In 1964 D Company Group including Support Company were sent to Aden in anticipation of being deployed to Zanzibar due to the Communist uprising there but the operation was cancelled. In the Spring of 2008 2 PARA formed the nucleus of a 16th Air Assault Brigade 1,150 strong all-arms Battle Group in Helmand Province Southern Afghanistan, during Op HERRICK VIII, returning in the Autumn. Members of B Coy 2 PARA on public order training, Belfast, October 1994. If you are not currently a ParaData member but wish to get involved please register. 12 Platoon, D Coy Group, 2 PARA, on the day before flying home, Sierra Leone, May 2000. Series of images showing the setting up of a Javelin for firing, 2 PARA, Ex Blue Panzer, Salisbury Plain, February 2014. The Salford Red Devils rugby league team put through its paces by The Parachute Regiment, December 2015. Group photo of 7 Platoon, C (Bruneval) Coy, 2 PARA, Afghanistan, 2008, Group photo of 7 Platoon, C (Bruneval) Coy, 2 PARA, Afghanistan, May 2008, Former members of 2 PARA at Reunion Club Blackpool 2008. C/Sgt F Fletcher and Sgt T Millar, 2 PARA, Brecon, January 2004. Paratroopers show Swift Response, 1 September 2015. Group photograph of Support Coy, 2 Para, Tern Hill, Dec 1988, Group photograph of a platoon of Support Coy, 2 PARA, Fermanagh, June 1990. With Para, nurses can work extra shifts at local healthcare facilities. Waiting at Muharraq Airfield on a 2 hour standby for Zanzibar, June 1963. Members of B Coy, 2 PARA in the Middle East, c1959. M.V. Support Coy's NCOs landing at Lungi Airfield as part of 1 PARA Battle Group, Sierra Leone, May 2000. MFC Party Salisbury Plain Training Area(SPTA) Radar Shoot. Download the app today and sign up in minutes. Remembrance Poppy for Christoper G Ireland, Overview of DZ for Exercise Dry Martini at Derna (2 Para 1959), Paratroopers descend onto Ginkle Heath during 68th anniversary of Arnhem, 22 September 2012, Captain Mick Cotton describes Beach Landing at Anguilla, Jumping from Whitleys and training for Operation Biting, Disembarking for the Jordan Crisis, 17th July 1958, 2 PARA Exercise BRIGHT STAR, Egypt 1997: Desert survival training, 2 PARA Exercise BRIGHT STAR, Egypt, 1997: Exercise shots and interviews, 2 PARA Exercise BRIGHT STAR, Egypt 1997: Parachute Jump, 2 PARA on operations in Kabul Afghanistan Jan-Feb 2002: Patrolling, 2 PARA Exercise PURPLE STAR, USA 1996: Pathfinders' drop, CO and Int Officer briefings to men, Kabul 2002, View from Husky Vehicle from Lamar Check Point, Char Coucha Village, to Patrol Base 1, Afghanistan, 2011. Detail view of a Grenade Machine Gun, Ex Blue Panzer, Salisbury Plain, February 2014. 1. Remembrance Day service in Patrol Base 3 in Nar-E-Saraj South on 11 November 2010. The battalion embarked for the Falkland Islands conflict on 26 April 1982 aboard the North Sea car ferry MV Norland and was ashore on Sussex Mountain by 22 May, securing the southern part of the 3 Commando Brigade bridge-head. Inside the sheep sheds at Fitzroy Settlement, June 1982. Herrick VIII. Photo series of men from 2 PARA at a jungle camp, Borneo, c.1965, 2 PARA soldier poses for the cameras at a jungle camp, Borneo, c.1965, Jeff Chandler REME (att 2 PARA) at a jungle camp, Borneo, Rod Scott at Gunnan Gadjit resupply drop, Borneo. Cpl Southey pours tea from a bucket, Cyprus, 1956. It was then amalgamated with the 3rd Parachute Battalion and renamed the 2nd/3rd Battalion and shortly afterwards disbanded. Preliminary 2 PARA Operation report of attack on Plaman Mapu, Borneo, 1965. Para 2 upgraded? An Indonesian Javanese battalion attacked the B Company base at Plaman Mapu on 27 April and was repelled, suffering 50 casualties at a cost of two paratroopers killed and seven wounded; the biggest battle of the confrontation. Members of Assault Pioneer Platoon, 2 PARA, Northern Ireland, 2002. Bn HQ 2 PARA, Airport Camp, Belize, c1987. Per diem, PRN jobs when you want them. Prefix denoting adjacent, alongside, near. Argentine PoWs at Goose Green, 29 May 1982. Paid Subscribers don't see ads! 2 PARA, Sniper Platoon's WMIK Iraq, 2005. Group photo of A Coy 2nd Parachute Battalion, RAF Abingdon, 1950, Section of group photo of A Coy 2nd Parachute Battalion, RAF Abingdon, 1950. Sheep sheds at Goose Green used for Argentine PoWs, 29 May 1982. Of the 700 men in 2 Para, 15 soldiers died. 'Gaz' Steele, 2 PARA, Goose Green, Falkland Islands, 1982. Dakar Airfield, Senegal, West Africa, May 2000. WO's and Sgt Mess Old Comrades Day, 2 PARA, June 1967. Par value for a share refers to the stock value stated in the corporate charter.Shares usually have no par value or very low par value, such as one cent per share. Chain of Command Race 2 PARA - Tern Hill (Winners!) Members of 2 PARA emplaning at Eindhoven airbase, 22 September 2012. Photographs of the Pall Bearer Party for Maj Timothy's funeral, 3 Nov 2011, The Pall Bearer Party prepares to enter St Peter's Chapel, 3 Nov 2011, Soldiers from 2 PARA admire Maj Timothy's medals at his Wake, 3 Nov 2011, The OC of C (Bruneval) Coy presents Maj Timothy's nephew with a Union Flag and Parachute Regiment Beret, 3 Nov 2011, Lt Col Talbot, US Army, talks about Maj Timothy and his links to US Airborne Forces, 3 Nov 2011. The barracks at Tern Hill, Shropshire, were bombed by the PIRA in 1989 and the battalion was committed to five Op BANNER and residential Northern Ireland tours in the 1990s. 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