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He had been instructed not to make any statements to the press about the incident.
The minister was asked to make a statement on the progress of the talks.
A joint statement was issued by both parties in the merger.
Add a simple statement about the company’s environmental policy.
A will is a statement of who gets what when you die.
After several hours of questioning he agreed to make a statement.
I receive a bank statement every month.
An opinion of that kind needs clear statement.
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