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Each section of the manuscript — Background, Main Findings, Action — includes the appropriate elements. The sections are clearly delineated.
The citations are up to date and relevant.
All statements requiring citations have citations.
The article has no more than 750 words and 6 references.
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Numbers add up correctly.
The map stands independently without explanation from the text.
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