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2009 (MMIX) was a common year that started on a Thursday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 2009th year of the Common Era or of Anno Domini; the 9th year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 10th and last of the 2000s decade.

2009 was designated as the:

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Train commuters in Mexico City wearing surgical masks due to the outbreak of swine flu

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A clash between pro-Zelaya protesters and the Honduran military

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Leaders of the G-20 countries present at the Pittsburgh Summit

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Moment of the announcement of Rio de Janeiro as the host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics

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Deaths

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August

September

October

November

December

Awards

Nobel Prizes

The Nobel Prize medallion.

Major religious holidays

2009 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2009
MMIX
Ab urbe condita 2762
Armenian calendar 1458
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Bahá'í calendar 165 – 166
Bengali calendar 1416
Berber calendar 2959
Buddhist calendar 2553
Burmese calendar 1371
Byzantine calendar 7517 – 7518
Chinese calendar 戊子年十二月初六日
(4645/4705-12-6)
— to —
己丑年十一月十六日
(4646/4706-11-16)
Coptic calendar 1725 – 1726
Ethiopian calendar 2001 – 2002
Hebrew calendar 57695770
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2064 – 2065
 - Shaka Samvat 1931 – 1932
 - Kali Yuga 5110 – 5111
Holocene calendar 12009
Iranian calendar 1387 – 1388
Islamic calendar 1430 – 1431
Japanese calendar Heisei 21
(平成21年)
Korean calendar 4342
Thai solar calendar 2552
Unix time 1230768000 – 1262303999

In fiction

Computer and video games

Set in 2009:

  • Abuse[95] (1996)
  • Incoming (1998)
  • Half-Life (1998) – although the date is never explicitly referenced, 2009 is the last year that Half-Life could be set in, as calendars in the game display '200X.'
  • Dino Crisis (1999)
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (2001), the Plant chapter occurs on 29 and 30 April 2009, causing devastation to New York City from its coast, when Arsenal Gear crash lands into Federal Hall.
  • Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction (2005): Storyline begins on 31 August.
  • Fahrenheit (also known as "Indigo Prophecy" in North America) (2005)
  • Shattered Union (2005): U.S. President David Jefferson Adams is elected in a sham election, and becomes the most unpopular president in U.S. history.
  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Lockdown (2005)
  • MINERVA (2005), is set in October 2009.
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 (2006), takes place between April 2009 and March 2010.
  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Double Agent (2006)

Film

  • Freejack (1992), in November[96]
  • 2009 Lost Memories (2002)
  • 2012 (2009): The initial events take place in India in late 2009.
  • I Am Legend (2007): The events triggering the story begin 9 December, 2009.
  • Cloverfield (2008): On 22 May, the events of the story take place.
  • Eagle Eye (2008): The events of the movie take place between 26 January and 12 April, 2009.

Television

  1. Series 3 (2007) episode Last of the Time Lords is set mainly in a parallel year.
  2. Series 4 (2008) episodes Partners In Crime, The Sontaran Strategem/The Poison Sky and The Stolen Earth/Journey's End; and Turn Left, (which is set in a parallel universe).

Books

References

  1. ^ "News Release – IAU0606: The International Astronomical Union announces the International Year of Astronomy 2009". International Astronomical Union. October 27, 2006. http://iau.org/public_press/news/release/iau0606/. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  2. ^ "The International Year of Astronomy 2009". IYA2009. http://astronomy2009.org/. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  3. ^ United Nations General Assembly Resolution 189 session 61 International Year of National Fibres, 2009 on 20 December 2006
  4. ^ Topolánek asks Barroso for help in visa dispute Prague Daily Monitor
  5. ^ Slovakia adopts the euro on January 1 Times Online
  6. ^ "Israeli Troops Launch Attack on Gaza". New York Times. 2009-01-03. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/04/world/middleeast/04mideast.html?_r=2&hp. Retrieved 2009-10-09. 
  7. ^ "Europeans shiver as Russia cuts gas shipments". http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28515983/. 
  8. ^ "Somali joy as Ethiopians withdraw". News article (BBC News): pp. 2. 2009-01-13. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7825626.stm. Retrieved 2009-01-25. 
  9. ^ "Israel declares ceasefire in Gaza". BBC. January 17, 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7835794.stm. Retrieved January 17, 2009. 
  10. ^ Haaretz, January 18, 2009
  11. ^ CNN January 18, 2009 [1]
  12. ^ BBC January 18, 2009 [2]
  13. ^ Ruane, Michael (2009-01-20). "D.C.'s Inauguration Head Count: 1.8 Million". The Washington Post. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/01/21/AR2009012103884.html. Retrieved 2009-01-22. 
  14. ^ Middle East | Last Israeli troops 'leave Gaza'. BBC News (2009-01-21). Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  15. ^ At least six Gaza rockets hit southern Israel – Haaretz – Israel News. Haaretz. Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  16. ^ Kassam rocket strikes Eshkol Region|Israel|Jerusalem Post. Jpost.com. Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  17. ^ "'Five rockets' fired into Israel". BBC. February 28, 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7916555.stm. Retrieved February 28, 2009. 
  18. ^ Congo and Rwanda forces arrest rebel leader Laurent Nkunda The Guardian
  19. ^ Congo Warlord Pleads Not Guilty at ICC’s First Trial (Update1). Bloomberg.com (2009-01-26). Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  20. ^ Icelandic PM becomes world's first leader to step down over banking system crisis | World news. The Guardian. Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  21. ^ "Orthodox Church enthrones leader". BBC. 2009-02-01. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7863385.stm. Retrieved 2009-07-16. 
  22. ^ "First gay PM for Iceland cabinet". BBC News. 1 February 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7863923.stm. Retrieved 2009-07-16. 
  23. ^ Video of Beheading of Pole Held by Taliban Is Real, Official Says
  24. ^ Crash of US, Russian Satellites a Threat in Space – ABC News. Abcnews.go.com. Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  25. ^ "Tsvangirai sworn in Zimbabwe PM". BBC News. BBC. 2009-02-11. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/7882762.stm. Retrieved 2009-02-11. 
  26. ^ Sudan, Darfur Rebel Group Sign Peace Framework – ABC News. Abcnews.go.com. Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  27. ^ "Ex-Serbian president acquitted of Kosovo war crimes". Reed Stevenson. Reuters. 2009-02-26. http://uk.reuters.com/article/homepageCrisis/idUKLQ706014._CH_.2420. Retrieved 2009-03-11. 
  28. ^ President of Guinea-Bissau assassinated – CNN.com. Edition.cnn.com (2009-03-02). Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  29. ^ "Gunmen shoot Sri Lanka cricketers". BBC News. 3 March 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7920260.stm. Retrieved 3 March 2009. 
  30. ^ "Reuters.com". Reuters. 4 March 2009. http://www.reuters.com/article/latestCrisis/idUS123622821727. Retrieved 4 March 2009. 
  31. ^ "Madagascar president forced out". BBC News. 17 March 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/7948196.stm. Retrieved 17 March 2009. 
  32. ^ "U.N. Security Council to meet on N. Korea launch". CNN. April 5, 2009. http://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapcf/04/05/nkorea.worldreax/?iref=mpstoryview. Retrieved April 5, 2009. 
  33. ^ BBC: Italian rescuers work into night
  34. ^ "Fijian president Ratu Josefa Iloilo abolishes constitution, sacks judiciary and assumes power". Australian Associated Press (The Australian). 2009-04-10. http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,24897,25316239-601,00.html. Retrieved 2009-04-10. 
  35. ^ "AP Top News at 4:00 a.m. EDT". Associated Press. 12 April 2009. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5g8-DEMtAE9q4i4ySQ0eV_qZefmRQD97GQ08G0. Retrieved 2009-04-12. 
  36. ^ "AP Top News at 4:00 a.m. EDT". BBC News. 12 April 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7995606.stm. Retrieved 2009-04-12. 
  37. ^ "Iran sentences U.S. journalist to 8 years". CNN. April 18, 2009. http://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/meast/04/18/iran.us.journalist/index.html?iref=newssearch. Retrieved April 20, 2009. 
  38. ^ "U.N. Launches Library Of World's Knowledge". The Washington Post Company. April 21, 2009. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/04/20/AR2009042001324.html?hpid=sec-world. Retrieved April 21, 2009. 
  39. ^ "Statement by WHO Director-General, Dr Margaret Chan 25 April 2009 — Swine influenza". World Health Organization. 2009-04-25. http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/statements/2009/h1n1_20090425/en/index.html. Retrieved 2009-04-26. 
  40. ^ Deadly new flu strain erupts in Mexico, U.S.
  41. ^ "Canadian Governments Confirm Six Cases of Swine Flu (Update2)". Bloomberg L.P.. April 26, 2009. http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=awMeiF_SLkGs&refer=home. Retrieved April 26, 2009. 
  42. ^ "NATO expels two Russians over Estonia spy scandal". Reuters. April 30, 2009. http://uk.reuters.com/article/gc07/idUKTRE53T3T520090430. Retrieved May 7, 2009. 
  43. ^ C. Bryson Hull and Ranga Sirilal. "Sri Lanka’s long war reaches end, Tigers defeated". Archived from the original on 2009-06-11. http://www.webcitation.org/5hRWbsWHv. Retrieved 2009-05-31. 
  44. ^ "Sri-Lanka-liberated-from-terror". http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/102140/. 
  45. ^ "Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'". BBC News. 2009-05-23. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8064799.stm. Retrieved 2009-05-23. 
  46. ^ "UN Security Council Condemns North Korea Nuclear Test (Update1)". Bloomberg. May 25, 2009. http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601089&sid=aOoNPErMuqyg. Retrieved May 31, 2009. 
  47. ^ "World now at the start of 2009 influenza pandemic". World Health Organization. 2009-06-11. http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/statements/2009/h1n1_pandemic_phase6_20090611/en/index.html. Retrieved 2009-06-30. 
  48. ^ Mcclatchydc.com
  49. ^ BBC: Self-rule introduced in Greenland
  50. ^ CNN: Jackson dies, almost takes Internet with him
  51. ^ BBC: Web slows after Jackson's death
  52. ^ New York Times: Medication is a focus of Jackson inquiry
  53. ^ New York Times: With Jackson entry, Wikipedia may have set a record
  54. ^ Honduran leader forced into exile
  55. ^ "OAS condemns Honduras coup, demands return of Zelaya". World Bulletin. 2009-06-29. http://www.worldbulletin.net/news_detail.php?id=44074. Retrieved 2009-06-29. 
  56. ^ "Girl survives Yemen plane crash". BBC News. 1 July 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/8127812.stm. Retrieved 1 July 2009. 
  57. ^ Iceland to hand in formal EU membership application Earth Times
  58. ^ Ousted Honduran leader departs on flight for home | U.S.. Reuters (2009-02-09). Retrieved on 2009-07-07.
  59. ^ Laprensa.hn (Spanish)
  60. ^ Allen, Nick. "Michael Jackson memorial service: the biggest celebrity send-off of all time". The Daily Telegraph, 7 July, 2009.
  61. ^ Scott, Jeffry. "Jackson memorial second most-watched in TV history". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 8 July, 2009.
  62. ^ Hinckley, David and Richard Huff. "Michael Jackson's memorial 2nd most-watched funeral ever, after Princess Di, say Nielsen ratings". New York Daily News, 8 July, 2009.
  63. ^ Helgason, Gudjon and Meera Selva. "Iceland's parliament votes to join EU". Yahoo! News, 16 July, 2009.
  64. ^ "Evo inicia la implementación de la autonomía indígena con fiesta". La Razón. August 3 2009. Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. http://www.webcitation.org/5jZkD0Osr. Retrieved September 1 2009.  (Spanish)
  65. ^ "Clinton leaves North Korea with pardoned journalists". Reuters. August 4 2009. http://www.reuters.com/article/politicsNews/idUSN0418415720090804. Retrieved August 5 2009. 
  66. ^ "Taiwan president under fire for go it alone handling of typhoon accepts US aid". Telegraph. August 16, 2009. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/taiwan/6038112/Taiwan-president-under-fire-for-go-it-alone-handling-of-typhoon-accepts-US-aid.html. Retrieved August 16, 2009. 
  67. ^ "Lockerbie bomber's possible release offers new undercurrent to Libya's revolution celebration". KTLA. http://www.ktla.com/news/nationworld/sns-ap-af-libya-double-celebration,0,3923469.story. Retrieved 2009-08-21. 
  68. ^ BBC News
  69. ^ MB.com
  70. ^ BBC News
  71. ^ "67% vote Yes to Lisbon Treaty". RTÉ News. 3 October 2009. http://www.rte.ie/news/2009/1003/eulisbon1.html. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  72. ^ "Results received at the Central Count Centre for the Referendum on Treaty of Lisbon 2009". 3 October 2009. http://www.referendum.ie/referendum/current/index.asp?ballotid=79. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  73. ^ "Irish Ayes on Lisbon Treaty Have Europe Smiling". TIME. 4 October, 2009. http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1927731,00.html. Retrieved 4 October 2009. 
  74. ^ "Lisbon II referendum set for 2 October". RTÉ News. 8 July 2009. http://www.rte.ie/news/2009/0708/eulisbon.html. Retrieved 8 July 2009. 
  75. ^ "Irish treaty vote set for October". BBC News. 8 July 2009. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/8140269.stm. Retrieved 8 July 2009. 
  76. ^ "European scientists find trawl of 32 new planets". Reuters. 2009-10-19. http://uk.news.yahoo.com/22/20091019/tsc-oukoe-uk-space-planets-1df2b7e.html. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 
  77. ^ CCN.com
  78. ^ "Tony Blair Has Dropped Out Of The Race To Be EU President As Herman Van Rompuy Gets The Nod - World News - Sky News". http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/World-News/Tony-Blair-Has-Dropped-Out-Of-The-Race-To-Be-EU-President-As-Herman-Van-Rompuy-Gets-The-Nod/Article/200911315457404?lpos=World_News_Carousel_Region_0&lid=ARTICLE_15457404_Tony_Blair_Has_Dropped_Out_Of_The_Race_To_Be_EU_President_As_Herman_Van_Rompuy_Gets_The_Nod. Retrieved 2009-11-20. 
  79. ^ Europa.eu
  80. ^ "Webcast: One week to go until crucial summit – Swedish Presidency of the European Union". 2009-11-20. http://www.se2009.eu/en/meetings_news/2009/11/12/webcast_one_week_to_go_until_crucial_summit. Retrieved 2009-11-20. 
  81. ^ The Treaty of Lisbon will enter into force on 1 December 2009, and on that date the six month rotating presidency of the European Council, currently held by Sweden, will cease to exist (as the provision for its existence will have been erased from the Treaties in force) and the new office of President of the European Council will come into being. The appointment of Herman van Rompuy as President of the European Council will be formalized on the date of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon, and will be effective immediately. Also, article 6 of the Protocol on transitional provisions annexed to the Treaty of Lisbon provides that, on the date of the entry into force of the Treaty, the terms of office of the current High Representative for the common foreign and security policy and of the Deputy Secretary General of the Council shall cease, and the Council shall then elect a Secretary General (the current High Representative combines the role of Secretary General of the Council, but that will no longer be the case under the Lisbon Treaty). http://register.consilium.europa.eu/pdf/en/08/st06/st06655.en08.pdf
  82. ^ NASA (2009-11-13). "NASA's LCROSS Impacts Confirm Water in Lunar Crater". Press release. Archived from the original on 2009-11-21. http://www.webcitation.org/query?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nasa.gov%2Fhome%2Fhqnews%2F2009%2Fnov%2FHQ_09-265_LCROSS_Confirms_Water.html&date=2009-11-21. Retrieved 2009-11-21. "Preliminary data from NASA's Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, indicates the mission successfully uncovered water in a permanently shadowed lunar crater." 
  83. ^ "NASA finds 'significant' water on moon". CNN. 2009-11-13. http://www.cnn.com/2009/TECH/space/11/13/water.moon.nasa/index.html. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  84. ^ Overbye, Dennis (2009-11-20). "Proton Beams Are on Track at Collider". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/21/science/21collider.html. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  85. ^ "Hadron Collider forced to halt". BBC News Online. 2008-09-19. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/7626256.stm. Retrieved 2009-11-21. 
  86. ^ Papa, Alcuin (2009-11-26). "Maguindanao massacre worst-ever for journalists". Philippine Daily Inquirer. http://politics.inquirer.net/view.php?db=1&article=20091126-238554. Retrieved 2009-11-26. 
  87. ^ ChicagoTribune.com
  88. ^ BBC News
  89. ^ COP15, United Nations Climate Change Conference, Copenhagen 2009. Dates put back 1 week due to previous clash with Muslim period of Ramadan
  90. ^ Waterworld planet six times the size of Earth discovered
  91. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2009". Nobel foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2009/. Retrieved 2009-10-07. 
  92. ^ All Laureates in Economic Sciences
  93. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physics 2009". Nobel foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/2009/index.html. Retrieved 2009-10-06. 
  94. ^ Ritter, Malcolm (2009-10-05). "3 Americans share Nobel medicine prize". Associated Press. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hJcSjQhDsEyGknin8ov1gIOLAj-QD9B54MS80. Retrieved 2009-10-05. 
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People of the year 2009 at Familypedia

2 people were born in 2009

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Syed Muhammad Hadi Jaffrey (2009-) Syed Muhammad Yasir Jaffrey (1982-) Syeda Sharmeen Yasir Jaffrey
Frank Messerly (1902) Thomas Messerly (1874) Ann Moore (1847)

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 2009

2 people died in 2009

Father Mother Age at death
Hazel Viola Gore (1927-2009) Jesse Lee Gore (1893-1959) Alice Pauline Zehnder (1895-1982) 8282
Dorothy Jean Griswold (1928-2009) Louis Thomas Opal Meece Thomas 8181


3 people lived in 2009

Father Mother
Hazel Viola Gore (1927-2009) Jesse Lee Gore (1893-1959) Alice Pauline Zehnder (1895-1982)
Dorothy Jean Griswold (1928-2009) Louis Thomas Opal Meece Thomas
Eldon Sebastian Kozaks (1984- 2109) Brent Eugene Johnston Lori Kay Denison

Events of the year 2009 at Familypedia

0 people were married in 2009.


There were 0 military battles in 2009.

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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century - 21st century - 22nd century
Decades: 1970s  1980s  1990s  - 2000s -  2010s  2020s  2030s
Years: 2006 2007 2008 - 2009 - 2010 2011 2012

2009 (MMIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. It was also the last year of the 2000s decade.

2009 was designated as the:

Contents

Events

January

February

  • February 1 – Patriarch Kirill I of Moscow is enthroned as the Patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church.
  • February 1 - Johanna Sigurdardottir becomes Prime Minister of Iceland.
  • February 2 - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announces that Iran has launched its own satellite, "Omid", into orbit on an Iranian-built rocket. [10]
  • February 7 - The deadliest bushfires in Australian history begin; they kill 173, injure 500 more, and leave 7,500 homeless. The fires come after Melbourne records the highest-ever temperature (46.4 °C, 115 °F) of any capital city in Australia. The majority of the fires are ignited by either fallen or clashing power lines or deliberately lit.
  • February 10 - A Russian and an American satellite collide over Siberia, creating a large amount of space debris.[11]
  • February 17 - The JEM rebel group in Darfur, Sudan sign a pact with the Sudanese government, planning a ceasefire within the next 3 months.
  • February 25 - Members of the Bangladesh Rifles paramilitary force begin mutinying. Over 80 are killed.

March

  • March 2 - The President of Guinea-Bissau, João Bernardo Vieira, is assassinated during an armed attack on his residence in Bissau. [12]
  • March 3 - Gunmen attack a bus carrying Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore, Pakistan, killing eight people and injuring several others. [13]
  • March 17 - The President of Madagascar, Marc Ravalomanana, is overthrown in a coup d'état, following a month of rallies in Antananarivo. The military appoints opposition leader Andry Rajoelina as the new president.

April

  • April 1 - Albania and Croatia join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
  • April 5 - North Korea launches the Kwangmyŏngsŏng-2 rocket, prompting an emergency meeting of—but no official reaction from—the United Nations Security Council.
  • April 6 - A 6.3 magnitude earthquake strikes near L'Aquila, Italy, killing nearly 300 and injuring more than 1,500.[14]

May

  • May 4 – The President of Niger, Tandja Mamadou, holds peace talks with the Tuareg rebel groups in north Niger.
  • May 18 - The third C40 Large Cities Climate Leadership Group meets in Seoul.
  • May 18 -Following more than a quarter-century of fighting, the Sri Lankan Civil War ends with the total military defeat of the LTTE.[15][16]

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

  • December 1 - The EU's Lisbon Treaty enters effect.
  • December 25 - Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab unsuccessfully attempts a terrorist attack on the USA while aboard Northwest Airlines Flight 253.

Deaths

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