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<?xml version="1.0"?>
    <alllinks galcontinue="Baal_Namib" />
      <page ns="0" title="Ba:Ҡалып:Doc" missing="" />
      <page pageid="12399" ns="0" title="Baal" />
      <page pageid="2329" ns="0" title="Baal Cadar" />
      <page pageid="10954" ns="0" title="Baal Cadar/Dialoge" />
      <page pageid="2377" ns="0" title="Baal Isidro" />
      <page pageid="10982" ns="0" title="Baal Isidro/Dialoge" />
      <page pageid="2408" ns="0" title="Baal Kagan" />
      <page pageid="10981" ns="0" title="Baal Kagan/Dialoge" />
      <page pageid="2378" ns="0" title="Baal Lukor" />
      <page pageid="10956" ns="0" title="Baal Lukor/Dialoge" />