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The most important thing is safety, safety of the infrastructure here because without that, we do not have Baltimore.  

— Major General Linda Singh of the Maryland National Guard, at a press conference Saturday urging Baltimore citizens to abide by the 10:00 p.m. curfew amid continued protests over Freddie Gray's death in police custody.
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