Danish Defence Research Database

Danish

Profile photoThomas Mandrup
Associate Professor, PHD
Institute for Military History and War Studies
E-mail: imk-06@fak.dk
Mobile: +45 22748390
Extraordinary Associated Professor
The Security Institute for Global Leadership in Africa (SIGLA), Stellenbosch University

Publications

L'Opération militaire de L'Union Européenne en République Centrafricaine: Réussites, lacunes et enseignements tirés

Højstrup Christensen, G., Norvanto, E. & Mandrup, T., May 2018, Copenhague: Collège Royal Danois de la Défense, 10 p. (FAK Brief).

MISSION DE POLICE DE L’UE ET MISSION DE CONSEIL ET D’ASSISTANCE DE L’UNION EUROPEENNE EN MATIERE DE REFORME DU SECTEUR DE LA SECURITE DANS LA REPUBLIQUE DEMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO: SUCCÈS, LACUNES ET ENSEIGNEMENTS TIRÉS

Højstrup Christensen, G. & Mandrup, T., May 2018, Copenhague: Collège Royal Danois de la Défense, 9 p. (FAK Brief).

EU Police Mission and EU Mission for Security Sector Reform in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Successes, Shortcomings and Lessons Identified

Højstrup Christensen, G. & Mandrup, T., 5 Feb 2018, Copenhagen: Royal Danish Defence College, 8 p. (FAK Brief).

The European Union’s Military Operation in the Central African Republic: Successes, Shortcomings and Lessons Identified

Højstrup Christensen, G., Norvanto, E. & Mandrup, T., 5 Feb 2018, Copenhagen: Royal Danish Defence College, 9 p. (FAK Brief).

An uncertain future: South Africa’s National Defence Force caught between foreign-policy ambitions and domestic development: Lessons learned from SANDF deployment in CAR and DRC

Mandrup, T., 31 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Eastern African Studies. p. 136-153 17 p.

From Inhumanitarian Non-intervention to Protection of Civilians (POC): A Paradigmatic change in AU and UN Peace Missions?

Mandrup, T., 15 Oct 2017, The African Standby Force - Quo Vadis. Vrey, F. & Mandrup, T. (eds.). 1 ed. Stellenbosch: Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press, p. 41-63 23 p.

The African Standby Force: Quo Vadis?

Vrey, F. (ed.) & Mandrup, T. (ed.), 15 Oct 2017, 1 ed. Stellenbosch: Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press. 221 p.

D3.7 Africa: Conclusion Report

Mandrup, T., 26 Jun 2017, 63 p.

D 3.6 Africa: Discussion report

Mandrup, T., 9 May 2017, 26 p.

3.5 The DR Congo Field Report

Mandrup, T., 6 Apr 2017, 98 p.

D3.2 The DR. Congo review

Mandrup, T., 13 Feb 2017, 56 p.

When “Peacekeepers” do damage: Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in the DRC

Mandrup, T. & Ravnkilde, S. C., 4 Jan 2017, 4 p. Copenhagen : DIIS.

African military forces participation in peace operations: what evolutions?

Mandrup, T., 1 Dec 2016. 4 p.

Review of EU Conflict Management in DRC

Mandrup, T., 25 Nov 2016, 68 p.

Learning from praxis? The lessons learned from South African and Kenyan involvement in international Peace Support Operation

Mandrup, T., 1 Nov 2016, 45 p.

Sorry Mr. Chairman, can we stop the meeting, we have a plane to catch: The South African Entry into the Peace Support Arena

Mandrup, T., 7 Oct 2016. 35 p.

The African Capacity for the Immediate Response to Crisis (ACIRC) – a monster or a revelation? An analysis of the ACIRC concept and its consequences for the African Standby Force (ASF) system

Mandrup, T., 8 Sep 2016. 15 p.

Understand 2 Prevent: MCDC initiative

Mandrup, T., 20 May 2016, MCDC Inititative . 5 p.

When ideals face reality: shaping the future of the South African Defence Force

Mandrup, T., 3 May 2016. 35 p.

Modernization of African Armed Forces: Preparing for what future?

Mandrup, T., 10 Nov 2015. 3 p.

AU and UN Peace Support Operations in a world of hybridity, resilience and asymmetry

Mandrup, T., 30 Sep 2015. 20 p.

The African Standby Force and Regional Security Integration: The Case of the East African Standby Force

Mandrup, T., 9 Jul 2015. 24 p.

Towards Good Order at Sea: African Experiences

Mandrup, T. (ed.) & Vreÿ, F. (ed.), 1 Apr 2015, Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press. 280 p.

Good Order at Sea: Frameworks for Cooperation off East Africa

Mandrup, T. & Nordby, J. R., Jan 2015, Towards Good Order at Sea: African Experiences. Vreÿ, F. & Mandrup, T. (eds.). Stellenbosch: Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press, p. 165-180 16 p.

Lessons learned from AU PSO-missions in Africa

Mandrup, T., 17 Dec 2014. 8 p.

Introduction

Mandrup, T., Vrëy, F. & EsterHuyse, A., 1 Oct 2014, On Military Culture: Theory, Practice and African Armed Forces. Cape Town: Cape Town University Press, p. xv-xxvi 2 p.

Conclusion

Mandrup, T., Odgaard, L. & de Coning, C., Sep 2014, BRICS and Coexistence: An Alternative Vision of World Order. Odgaard, L., Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C. (eds.). Routledge. Routledge

South Africa’s “diplomacy of ubuntu”: an African approach to coexistence?

Mandrup, T. & Smith, K., Sep 2014, BRICS and Coexistence : An Alternative Vision of World Order. Routledge

BRICS and Coexistence: An Alternative Vision of World Order

de Coning, C. (ed.), Mandrup, T. (ed.) & Odgaard, L. (ed.), 2014, Routledge. 204 p. (Global Institutions).

Conclusion

Mandrup, T., Vrëy, F. & EsterHuyse, A., 2014, On Military Culture: Theory, Practice and African Armed Forces. Cape Town University Press, p. 265-270 6 p.

Introduction

Odgaard, L., Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C., 2014, BRICS and Coexistence: An Alternative Vision of World Order. Odgaard, L., Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C. (eds.). Routledge

On Military Culture: Theory, Practice and African Armed Forces

Vrëy, F. (ed.), EsterHuyse, A. (ed.) & Mandrup, T. (ed.), 1 Oct 2013, Cape Town University Press. 304 p.

South Africa in African an in the International System

Mandrup, T., 31 Mar 2013. 32 p.

Denmark: How not if to Outsource Military Services

Mandrup, T., 22 Feb 2013, Commercialising Security in Europe: Political Consequences for Peace Operations. Leander, A. (ed.). Routledge, p. 37-57 228 p. (PRIO New Security Studies).

The Power of Principles: Coexistence in the National Security Strategies of the BRICS Countries

Odgaard, L., Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C., 2013.

Introduction

Mandrup, T., 1 Oct 2012, Privatisation of Security: The Concept, its History and its Contemporary Application. Mandrup, T. (ed.). Forsvarsakademiets Forlag, p. 7-13 7 p.

Privatisation of security: The concept, its history and its contemporary application

Mandrup, T. (ed.), Oct 2012, Copenhagen: Forsvarsakademiets Forlag, 187 p. (FAK Conference Proceedings).

The African State and the role and nature of non-state sources of security in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa

Mandrup, T., Oct 2012, Privatisation of security: The concept, its history and its contemporary application. Mandrup, T. (ed.). Forsvarsakademiets Forlag, p. 163-180 187 p.

State fragility and its regional implications for peace and stability: The Case of the Greater Horn of Africa

Mandrup, T., 30 Apr 2012. 22 p.

On Strategy: Strategic Theory and Contemporary African Armed Conflict

Mandrup, T. (ed.), 1 Dec 2010, Stellenbosch: Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press. 225 p.

Rumble in the Jungle: Private Sources of Security, Order, and Disorder in the DR. Congo

Mandrup, T., 1 Dec 2010, On Strategy: : Strategic Theory and Contemporary African Armed Conflict. Vrëy, F., Mandrup, T. & Esterhuyse, A. (eds.). Stellenbosch: Sun Media, Stellenbosch University Press, 18 p.

The African Union: A Common Security Structure in the Making?

Mandrup, T. & Mandrup, B., Oct 2009, International Organisations: Their Role in Conflict Management. Dahl Thruelsen, P. (ed.). Forsvarsakademiets Forlag, p. 121-154

Peace diplomacy: The South African National Defence, Force in Burundi

Mandrup, T., 2009, African Security Governance: Emerging Issues. Cawthra, G. (ed.).

South Africa and the SADC Stand-by Force

Mandrup, T., 2009, In : Scientia Militaria : South African Journal of Military Studies. 37, 2, p. 1-24 25 p.

The South African National Defence Force: Midwifes of peace in Africa : An evaluation of SANDF involvement in peace support operations

Mandrup, T., 2009, South African Army Vision 2020 : The South African Army Relevant and Ready for Future Challenges in Africa. Forsvarsakademiets Forlag, p. 97-126 30 p. (FAK Research Paper).

Defence and Foreign Policy: The Case of South Africa

Mandrup, T., 2008, 38 p.

Den dag ANC mødte sit Rubicon

Mandrup, T., 2008, In : IPmonopolet. 1, 1, p. 1-35 36 p.

Peace-diplomacy and the deployment of the Armed Forces: The Case of South Africa

Mandrup, T., 2008.

The SADC as a Security Community: Lip Service, or Real Commitment

Mandrup, T., 2008, In : Militaert Tidsskrift. p. 32-50 19 p.

The South African National Defence Force: A Midwife of Peace?

Mandrup, T., 2008, 43 p.

The Status of South Africa

Mandrup, T., 2008

Africa. Salvation or Despair? A Study of the post-apartheid South African Government's use of the military tool in itsforeign policy conduct from 1994 to 2006

Mandrup, T., 2007

You do need a stick to be able to use it gently: The South African armed forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Mandrup, T., 2007, The Security-Development Nexus: Expressions of Sovereignty and Securitization in Southern Africa. p. 37-62 26 p.

Sovereignty of states in the post-Cold-War era: Implications for sub-Saharan Africa

Mandrup, T., 2006, In : Scientia Militaria : South African Journal of Military Studies. 32, 1, p. 96-119 24 p.

Regions and Powers: The Structure of International Security

Mandrup, T., 2005, In : Journal of Peace Research. 42, 1, p. 115 1 p.

South Africa's Peace Support Capacity

Mandrup, T., 2004.

Sydafrika og de andre: en analyse af Sydafrikas rolle i det ny Afrika

Mandrup Jørgensen, T., 2003, In : Ny Verden.

Projects

African Preparation Course

Mandrup, T.

13/08/201226/08/2012

African Preparation Course 2015

Mandrup, T. & Laugesen, H.

01/01/201530/08/2015

African Preparation Course version 2

Mandrup, T.

19/08/201301/09/2013

African Union as continental conflict manager

Mandrup, T.

01/04/2017 → …

APSA conference

Mandrup, T.

01/09/201418/09/2015

ASF Beyond 2015

Mandrup, T.

01/01/201501/03/2017

BRICS

Mandrup, T. & Coning, C. D.

01/09/201201/09/2014

Good order at Sea and Post-Piracy

Mandrup, T.

18/09/201320/09/2013

Improving Effectiveness of Capabilities in EU Conflict Prevention (IECEU)

Rodt, A. P. & Mandrup, T.

01/05/201531/01/2018

South Africa as peace enforcer – SANDF experiences in CAR and DRC

Mandrup, T.

01/01/2017 → …

The Power of Principles: Coexistence in the National Security Strategies of the BRICS countries

Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C.

13/03/201313/03/2013

The Power of Principles: Coexistence in the National Security Strategies of the BRICS countries

Mandrup, T. & de Coning, C.

10/09/201310/09/2013

Understand to Prevent - MCDC

Mandrup, T.

17/06/201515/12/2016

Wars beyond the New Wars? – When New Wars theory and the case of CAR and DRC

Mandrup, T.

01/04/2017 → …

Activities

4th Conference on African Strategy

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
16 Sep 201518 Sep 2015

Advisory Board Member of South African Journal of Military Sciences "Militaria" (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
1 Nov 2013

African Armies in Multilateral Peace Support Operations

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
25 Apr 201626 Apr 2016

African conflict and non-state actors

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
29 Sep 2014

African Conflict at Open Air Academy, Golden Days

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
25 May 2015

African Preparatin Course Vol 3

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
18 Aug 201431 Aug 2014

African private security

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
28 Apr 2015

African Security Governance Network (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Secretary)
1 Dec 2012 → …

African Standby Force beyond 2015 (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Editor)
1 Feb 201615 Dec 2016

African Union and its institutions

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
21 Sep 2015

African Union in the Future

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
14 Mar 2016

APC- Course version 3.0: African Prep. Course

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
18 Aug 20141 Sep 2014

APSA and the ASF

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
28 Jan 2016

APSA ready by 2015?

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
1 Feb 20141 Oct 2015

ASUS - ASA UK

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
7 Sep 20169 Sep 2016

AU and APSA

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
1 Oct 2014

AU and Pan-Africanism

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Feb 201321 Mar 2014

AU's as a continental peace support actor

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
28 Apr 2016

BRICS and a New World Order?

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
9 Sep 201310 Sep 2013

BRICS - and the change of world order (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Editor)
1 Dec 2012 → …

Conflict in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
10 Jan 2013

Conflict in Mali (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
7 Mar 2016

Conflict, Security and Development (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
8 Mar 2016

Contemporary Conflicts in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
12 Mar 2014

Cooperation between international organistations in Complex Emergencies in East Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
4 Mar 2013

Dakar Forum for Peace and Security in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
8 Nov 201510 Nov 2015

"Development and Violence the case of South Africa"

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Sep 201415 Apr 2015

DIIS

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
30 Nov 2016

EASF and the future of African Security

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
9 Mar 2016

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER OF SCIENTIA MILITARIA, SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF MILITARY STUDIES (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
4 Jul 2013 → …

ENGAGING WITH SDG 16

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
8 Dec 2015

Evaluation of candidate for full professorship (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
25 Feb 201610 Apr 2016

examiner at IGS, RUC

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
12 Jan 201513 Jan 2015

Examiner at the Army Academy on thesis on the AU

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Dec 201331 Mar 2014

External examinor (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
1 Apr 201431 Mar 2018

Faculty of Military Science, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
9 Feb 201422 Feb 2014

Globale magtforskydninger og Afrikanske konflikter

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
1 Dec 2015

Guest Lecturer at Maseno University, Kenya

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
10 Oct 20143 Nov 2014

Guest Researcher - Centre for Military Studies

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
2 Jan 201731 Jan 2017

Head of Evaluation of Associate Professor assessment (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Chairman)
15 Jan 201728 Feb 2017

I. B. Tauris (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Editor)
1 Oct 2013 → …

International Organisations - The African Union

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
23 Sep 2016

ISA

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
29 Mar 2014

Kenya after the election

Thomas Mandrup (Other)
16 Apr 2013

Konflikt i Sahel og den franske forbindelse

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
15 Oct 2013

Lecture given to Danish Refugee Councils Horn of Africa group: Security on the wider Horn of Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
9 Jun 2015

Lecture on African Conflict trends and non-state actors

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
27 Aug 2015

Lessons learned

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
14 Jun 2013

Lessons learned from Danish Military Capacity Building in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
18 Feb 2013

Lessons learned from Danish Military engagement in Africa: Challenges and lessons learned

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
4 Jun 2013

Lords Resistance Army

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 20137 Apr 2014

Maritime security in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
5 May 20166 May 2016

Maritime security in Africa (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
20 Feb 201628 Feb 2016

MA thesis examinor at RUC: MA Thesis on State-building in South Sudan

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
4 Nov 2015

MCDC

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
25 Jan 201627 Jan 2016

Member of Faculty of Theology's, Copenhagen University, Post-graduate course Council (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
1 Feb 20141 Feb 2016

Member of the review Committee of the South African Journal of Military Affairs (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
1 Dec 2013 → …

New and Old wars in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
8 Oct 2015

New Wars

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
1 Nov 2012

New Wars

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
1 Oct 2015

New Wars

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
12 Jan 2016

New Wars in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
11 Feb 2016

Non-military threats to South African National Security

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
22 Nov 2016

On Strategy

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
11 Jun 2009

Peer reviewer: African Security Review

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
18 May 2015

Peer review of Article on Danish Foreign Policy (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
15 Jul 2014

Perspectives on African Security Issues – what are the key issues and challenges to African Security

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
28 Oct 2016

Piracy in Somalia

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
10 Apr 2013

Piracy in Somalia

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 2012

Post Piracy and Maritime Security of East Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
18 Sep 201320 Sep 2013

Post-piracy: Good order at sea in Africa (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Editor)
20 Sep 20131 Feb 2015

Princes of Predation, Thieves of Disorder: A Study of Somali Piracy, 1991-2015

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 201217 Oct 2015

Private Militarization: An overviw

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
5 Mar 2015

Privatisation of Security in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
3 May 2016

Regional Security in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
2 Jul 2014

Reviewer for African Security Review

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 May 201515 Jun 2015

Reviewer for Cold War History Journal, LSE: Denmark and foreign policy

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
26 Jun 2015

Reviewer in journal "African Security" (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
31 Jan 2014

Reviewer of South African Journal of Military Science (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
15 Feb 2014

Review of article in Sage journal "International Journal" (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
31 Mar 2014

Review of International Studies (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
1 Dec 201631 Dec 2016

Risk taking in Danish Engagement in East Africa: Status on Danish Miliatry involvement in East Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
11 Dec 2012

Roundtable on EU Conflict Management Capabilties in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
31 Oct 20161 Nov 2016

Security Dialogue (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
7 Mar 2016

SNS Strategic course in Kisumu

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
10 Oct 20141 Nov 2014

Somalia and Afghanistan - strat com.

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 201429 May 2015

Somalia and its regional security implications

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
8 Apr 2013

South Africa: Development-Security Nexus

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Nov 201431 Mar 2015

South Africa in BRICS

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
20 Dec 2012

South Africa in Brics

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
21 Mar 2013

South African and contemporary threats to National Security - The peaceful Island in a rough neighbourhood?

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
22 Nov 2016

South African and contemporary threats to National Security - The peaceful Island in a rough neighbourhood?

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
22 Nov 2016

South Africa's foreign policy

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
25 Feb 2013

Speaker at Wilton Park Conference on Maritime Security

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
4 May 20157 May 2015

Strategic Challenges for Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
28 Feb 2013

Strategic Challenges on the Horn of Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
24 Apr 2013

Strategic Culture

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
12 Mar 2014

The AU and its Security Architecture

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
13 Dec 2012

The “Big Five” - Which country will be leading Africa in the next 25 years?

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
2 Jul 2015

The Changing Character of Africa's Armed Forces

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
5 Oct 20166 Oct 2016

The Conflict in Burundi and its regional consequences

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
14 Apr 2016

The Conflict in Mali

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 20131 Feb 2014

The Conflict in the DR Congo

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
29 Feb 2016

The Crisis in the Congo

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
9 Feb 201423 Feb 2014

The Dakar Forum for Peace And Security in Africa

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
5 Dec 20166 Dec 2016

The Future of the SANDF in ASF/ACIRC

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
15 Sep 201616 Sep 2016

The Future of the SANDF in ASF/ACIRC

Thomas Mandrup (Speaker)
15 Sep 201616 Sep 2016

The history of Conflict in Africa and the Conflict in the DR Congo

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
11 Feb 20138 Mar 2013

The political crisis in Sudan

Thomas Mandrup (Organizer)
5 Nov 2015

The War in the DR Congo: Causes and solutions

Thomas Mandrup (Lecturer)
17 Feb 2015

Thieves of disorder: Somali piracy

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
1 Aug 201317 Nov 2015

University of Free State, , Bloemfontein, South Africa (External organisation)

Thomas Mandrup (Member)
10 Feb 201527 Mar 2015

University of North Georgia Press (Journal)

Thomas Mandrup (Reviewer)
15 Dec 20167 Feb 2017

Visit to the Faculty of Military Science, Stellenbosch Univeristy

Thomas Mandrup (Participant)
10 Feb 201526 Feb 2015
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