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Students, wearing masks, attend a class at a school, amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Kozhikode.

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A health worker sanitizes Govt. Gandhi Memorial Science College after students and staff members tested positive for COVID-19, in Jammu.

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School children wearing a face masks as a precaution against coronavirus are served government sponsored free mid-day meals at a government school in Hyderabad.

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Students of 9th class appear for their annual exams at the Government Girls Senior Secondary School in Amritsar. The Punjab School Education Board on March 15 announced the postponement of the final exams of classes 10th and 12th due to a spike in COVID-19 cases in the state.

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Students of 9th class appear for their annual exams at the Government Girls Senior Secondary School in Amritsar. The Punjab School Education Board on March 15 announced the postponement of the final exams of classes 10th and 12th due to a spike in COVID-19 cases in the state.

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Students wearing masks attend morning prayers at school in Srinagar.

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Nasreen Sajad gets her son Mohammad Abban ready to leave for school in Srinagar. Schools reopened for the lower grades Monday in Kashmir, eleven months after being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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A staff member checks the temperature as students arrive to attend their school in Srinagar, Kashmir. Schools reopened for the lower grades in Kashmir, eleven months after being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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First lady Jill Biden speaks to students as she and Education Secretary Miguel Cardona tour Fort LeBoeuf Middle School in Waterford, Pennsylvania.

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Parents are reunited with their daughters in Jangabe, Nigeria. More than 300 schoolgirls kidnapped last week in an attack on their school in northwest Nigeria have arrived in Jangabe after been freed on Tuesday. The Girls were abducted few days ago from Government Girls Secondary School in Jangabe in Zamfara state.

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Students travel towards their school on a horse-cart, after schools re-opened since its closure on March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Students wearing masks attend a class after schools resumed for the students of classes 1st to 5th, with certain COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Mirzapur.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath interacts with a student during an inspection of a Primary School, in Lucknow. Schools re-opened Monday for 1-5 standards after remaining shut since March 2020 due to the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic.

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A teacher takes a class after schools reopened for the students of classes 1st to 5th, with certain COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Prayagraj.

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Students wearing masks attend morning assembly after schools resumed for the students of classes 9th to 12th, with certain COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Srinagar. Many schools in the valley have individually decided to hold classes on odd-even basis or shifts.

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A teacher welcomes students after schools re-opened for 1st to 5th standard pupils, since its closure in March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Gorakhpur.

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Students sanitize their hands before entering into a classroom after schools reopened for the students of classes 1st to 5th, with certain COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Lucknow.

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A teacher takes a class after schools reopened for the students of classes 1st to 5th, with certain COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Lucknow.

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A teacher takes a class after schools re-opened for 1st and 2nd standard students, since its closure in March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Gurugram.

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Students attend a class after schools re-opened for 1-5 standard, since its closure in March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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A staff member sprays disinfectant on buses ahead of the reopening of schools from March 1, 2021, at District Pulwama of South Kashmir.

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A staff member sprays disinfectant inside a classroom ahead of the reopening of schools from March 1, 2021, at District Pulwama of South Kashmir. All the educational institutions including schools, colleges and universities in J&K were closed in March last year in wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.

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A teacher takes a class at a school, that reopened after remaining shut since March 19, 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Gurugram. Authorities allowed schools to conduct classes for students of 3rd to 5th standard with certain safety norms.

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Preschool students wear masks and sit at socially distanced desks to prevent the spread of new coronavirus on their first day back to in-person class in Bogota, Colombia. Bogota is returning students to classes on alternating days at public schools after a year of online education due to the pandemic.

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SMC worker sprays disinfectant during sanitation drive ahead of re-opening of the colleges from tomorrow, in Srinagar.

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Students undergo thermal screening as they arrive at a school that was reopened for class 9 to 12 as per COVID-19 safety guidelines, in Nadia district of West Bengal.

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A teacher takes a class, after schools reopened from class 9 to 12 as per COVID-19 safety guidelines, at Bolpur in Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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A teacher takes a class, after schools reopened from class 6 to 8 after remaining shut since March 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Lucknow.

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Students on the first day of their school after it reopened from classes 6 to 8, following remaining shut since March 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Lucknow.

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Students undergo thermal screening before entering their classrooms, after schools reopened from class 6 to 8, in Lucknow.

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Students attend prayers on the first day of their school, in Prayagraj. Educational institutions reopened after a gap of over 10 months following the coronavirus pandemic.

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A teacher takes a class at a school, that reopened after remaining shut since March 19, 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Gurugram. Authorities allowed schools to conduct classes for students of 6 to 8 with certain safety norms.

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School students undergo thermal screening before entering into a classroom after schools reopened for the students of class IX and XI, in Bhubaneswar.

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Workers sanitize a classroom ahead of reopening of schools for 6 to 8 standard students, in Prayagraj. Schools were closed due to COVID-19 pandemic.

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Delhi Deputy CM and State Education Minister Manish Sisodia during his visit to Govt Girls Sr Sec School in East Delhi.

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Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal interacts with the principals and management authorities of private schools in Delhi.

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Children have their mid-day meals after attending classes as authorities reopened schools for 1st to 5th standard students, after a gap of over 10 months owing to the coronavirus pandemic, at GVMC Primary School in Visakhapatnam.

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Workers, wearing PPE, sanitise a classroom, ahead of reopening of educational institutions after a gap of over 10 months owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, in Jammu.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacts with a student during the inauguration of the classroom building and school gate at Government Girls Higher Secondary School, at Wandoor in Malappuram District.

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Students wearing masks attend a class after schools re-opened following remaining shut since March due to coronavirus pandemic, in Karad.

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Students undergo thermal screening after schools reopened for 10 and 12 standard pupils, following allowance by authorities since its closure from March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari.

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A teacher takes a class at a Rajkiya Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya, as schools in the national capital reopened for students of class 10 and 12, after remaining shut since March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, in east Delhi.

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A teacher takes a class at a school that was reopened after remaining shut since March 19, 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Gurugram. Authorities allowed schools to conduct classes for students of 9 to 12 with certain safety norms.

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Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia interacts with a student while inspecting the safety norms against COVID-19, in New Delhi. Schools across Delhi have been allowed to open for classes 10 and 12 from Jan 18.

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A teacher takes a class after schools reopened for the students of class 9 to 12, following its closure since March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Bikaner.

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A teacher teaches a lone student in a class after schools in the national capital reopened for the students of class 10 and 12, following its closure since March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, at Rajkiya Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya in New Delhi.

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A teacher takes a class after schools reopened for the students of class 9, 10 and 12, following its closure since March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Ajmer.

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Students wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus, attend classes as schools reopen after being closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Ahmedabad. The Gujarat state has reopened schools only for classes 10 and 12.

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Five year-old Niki left, and Dimitra, second left, wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, look out of the iron entrance of a kindergarten, in Athens. Primary schools and kindergartens in Greece reopened on Monday as the country has extended a two-month lockdown by at least one week, through Jan. 18.

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Staff members paste a poster on social distancing as part of preparations ahead of the school reopening, in Ahmedabad.

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Students wearing face masks attend a class after the authorities reopened schools, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at a government school in Bengaluru.

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Teacher and students wearing face masks attend a class, amid the coronavirus pandemic, at a government school in Bengaluru.

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Students attend a class at a school that was re-opened after remaining closed for months due to a coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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Students stand for assembly at a school that was re-opened after remaining closed for months due to a coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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Students attend a class at Rupnagar ME School after schools re-opened following a gap of nine months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Guwahati.

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Students undergo temperature scanning as they arrive to attend classes at a school that was reopened after remaining closed for months due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Chikmagalur, Karnataka.

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Students attend a class after schools re-opened following a gap of nine months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Guwahati.

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A teacher wearing face mask as a precaution against the coronavirus holds a placard that reads 'let's chase away coronavirus pandemic and get back students to school for education' outside Blossoms High School in Bengaluru.

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Students wearing face masks and maintain social distancing as a precaution against the coronavirus wait to enter the school in Bengaluru.

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A student passes through a disinfecting tunnel before entering school in Bengaluru. The southern state of Karnataka on Friday opened schools for students of grade 10 and 12 after a gap of more than nine months. India has more than 10 million cases of coronavirus, second behind the United States.

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10th standard students attend a class at a government school that was reopened after a gap of over nine months due to COVID-19 lockdown, in Ranchi.

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Jayceon Melendez arrives at P.S. 134 Henrietta Szold Elementary School, Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, in New York. Public schools reopened for in-school learning Monday after being closed since mid-November.

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A teacher uses an oximeter to check the oxygen level of a student after school re-opened after a gap of nearly eight months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Karad.

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Students attend a class a school that was re-opened after a gap of nearly eight months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Karad.

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Students attend a class a school that was re-opened after a gap of nearly eight months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Karad.

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A teacher uses an oximeter to check the oxygen level of a student after school re-opened after a gap of nearly eight months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Karad.

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Students have their temperature checked and disinfect their hands to avoid the contact of coronavirus before their morning classes at Preah Sisowath high school, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Cambodia on Monday reopened schools after the country banned all state-organized events in the capital and a neighboring province for two weeks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus after a number of people connected to a Hungarian official's visit tested positive in early the month of November.

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A teaches carries out thermal screening of a student before appearing for class 10th examination, in Karad.

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Students undergo thermal screening as they arrive to appear in class 10th examination, at a school in Srinagar. The authorities have taken various preventive measures in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

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A staff member tests the temperature of students before allowing them into classrooms, as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus, at the Government Senior Secondary School in Dari, near Dharamsala.

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Students stand in a queue to undergo thermal screening before entering their classrooms during Unlock 5, in Guwahati.

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An employee checks the temperature of a student as schools in north-eastern Assam state reopen after being closed for months due to the coronavirus pandemic in Guwahati.

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An employee checks the temperature of a teacher as schools in north-eastern Assam state reopen after being closed for months due to the coronavirus pandemic in Guwahati.

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A school principal distributes masks to students as schools in north-eastern Assam state reopen after being closed for months due to the coronavirus pandemic in Gawahati.

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Students attend a class after schools re-opened following a gap of more then seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Nagaon district.

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Students undergo thermal screening after schools re-opened following a gap of more then seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Guwahati.

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Students attend a class at Chamata Girls School after schools re-opened following a gap of more then seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, at Chamata in Nalbari district.

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A worker sprays disinfectant on a school bus as part of preparations after the authorities allowed schools to reopen from November 2, during the coronavirus pandemic, in Patiala.

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Students wearing face masks attend a class at a school that was reopened after closure for months owing to coronavirus pandemic, in Amritsar. Schools are being opened as per guidelines issued in Unlock. 5.

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Children, escorted by volunteers, walk to school holding on to a rope to help maintain social distancing and curb the spread of COVID-19, in Bellusco, northern Italy.

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School students of 4th grade attend a physical education class in Moscow, Russia. In Moscow officials recommended the elderly to self-isolate at home and ordered employers to have 30% of their staff work remotely. Starting from Monday, school students from 6th to 11th grades also moved their studies online until Nov. 2.

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Students attend a class after schools re-opened for classes 9-12 with certain restrictions, in Bathinda.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed opening of schools for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Ghaziabad.

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Girls wearing face masks arrive at a school that was reopened as part of Unlock 5 after remaining closed for months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Gorakhpur.

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A student get his hands sanitised before entering a school after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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Students prepare to attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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Students undergo thermal screening after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Varanasi.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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Students get their hands sanitised before entering a school after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Bathinda.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Noida.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions during Unlock 5, in Patiala.

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Students undergo thermal screening after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Varanasi.

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Students pray during morning assembly at a government school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Mathura.

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Students walk towards their school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Moradabad.

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Students attend a class at a government school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Mathura.

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Students get their hands sanitized as they arrive at a school that was reopened after remaining closed for months due to COVID-19 pandemic, in Patiala.

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A worker sanitises a class room at an intermediate college as authorities have allowed for the reopening of educational institutes in a graded manner, in Noida.

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy interacts with school students during the launch of Jagananna Vidya Kanuka scheme, at Punadipadu Zilla Parishad High School near Vijayawada.

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Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge listens, during a visit to the University of Derby to meet first-year students and to hear how the coronavirus pandemic has affected the start of their undergraduate life, in Derby, England. The Duchess also checked what measures have been put in place on campus to support their mental health, ahead of World Mental Health Day on Saturday.

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Students wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus arrive at a primary school in Peshawar, Pakistan. Pakistani students head back to primary schools following their reopening, amid a steady decline in coronavirus deaths and infections.

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