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Revised Preliminary Appeal No. 28/2004; Operations Update no. 16; Period covered: 26 December 2004 - 12 January 2005; Appeal coverage: 67.5% The budget for the Revised Preliminary Appeal has been revised from CHF 67,005,000 to CHF 183,486,000 (USD 155,286,000 or EUR 118,669,000), for six months from 26 December 2004 to 30 June 2005.