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<?xml version="1.0"?>
<api>
  <query-continue>
    <logevents lestart="2019-06-07T14:47:49Z" />
  </query-continue>
  <query>
    <logevents>
      <item logid="13594" ns="3" title="User talk:Göktuğ Kayaalp" pageid="5580" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-10-15T13:29:34Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17587" prev="0" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13593" ns="2" title="User:Göktuğ Kayaalp" pageid="0" type="newusers" action="byemail" userid="2474" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-10-15T13:29:12Z" comment="rq" />
      <item logid="13592" ns="3" title="User talk:Izzy Cohen" pageid="5579" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-08-27T09:35:31Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17585" prev="0" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13591" ns="2" title="User:Izzy Cohen" pageid="0" type="newusers" action="byemail" userid="2473" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-08-27T09:35:16Z" comment="" />
      <item logid="13590" ns="0" title="Floating quantifier" pageid="3161" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="KPolitt" timestamp="2019-08-20T08:26:08Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17584" prev="7662" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13589" ns="0" title="Paradigmatic relation" pageid="4165" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-07-11T06:35:47Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17583" prev="17582" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13588" ns="0" title="Paradigmatic relation" pageid="4165" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-07-11T06:33:45Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17582" prev="15966" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13587" ns="3" title="User talk:NeilWick" pageid="5578" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-06-22T11:55:00Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17580" prev="0" auto="1" />
      </item>
      <item logid="13586" ns="2" title="User:NeilWick" pageid="0" type="newusers" action="byemail" userid="2472" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-06-22T11:54:00Z" comment="www" />
      <item logid="13585" ns="2" title="User:Oli.Rainford" pageid="5577" type="patrol" action="patrol" user="Wohlgemuth" timestamp="2019-06-07T16:54:41Z" comment="">
        <patrol cur="17578" prev="0" auto="0" />
      </item>
    </logevents>
  </query>
</api>