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Clarification: Russia-Chechnya-Rebuilding Syria story
MOSCOW (AP) -- In a story July 18, The Associated Press quoted Ekaterina Sokirianskaia, project director for Russia and North Caucasus at the International Crisis Group, as saying that ordinary people and businesses are the major source of funding for a charitable foundation run by the family of Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov. The story should have noted that Sokirianskaia said she got this information from reports by local residents....

Clarification: France-Obit-Veil story
PARIS (AP) -- In the June 30 obituary for French political icon Simone Veil, The Associated Press reported that a Polish woman who helped run the Nazi camp at Auschwitz helped Veil when she was a prisoner there. The story should have made clear that the Polish woman was a prisoner herself and was one of the inmates made to work as functionaries there....

Correction: Of Mutual Interest-Bond Forecast story
NEW YORK (AP) -- In a story July 13 about the outlook for the U.S. bond market, The Associated Press erroneously reported the size of the Federal Reserve's balance sheet. It has $4.5 trillion in Treasurys and other assets, not $4.5 billion....

Correction: MLS-Around Major League Soccer story
ATLANTA (AP) -- In a story July 12 about MLS attendance, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Minnesota United FC's average home attendance is 12,260. Minnesota United FC's average home attendance is 19,960....

Correction: Soldier Arrested-Hawaii-Timeline story
HONOLULU (AP) -- In a story July 11 about a U.S. Army soldier arrested on terrorism charges, The Associated Press erroneously described the soldier as "pleading" allegiance to the Islamic State group. He is accused of "pledging" allegiance to the group....