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Paris Club debt treatments are negotiated according to the specific situation of the debtor country at the time of the treatment, and following a number of rules and principles. In particular, the amounts treated, the repayment terms applied and the wording of the provisions included in Paris Club agreements are defined on a case-by-case basis.
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