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I believe that botanists do not confirm Fuchs's story, but insist that the sunflower was native to those plains.
The assistant, however, did not confirm the doctor's words.
Gilmore's recollection of the document did not confirm that view, or if they wished for any additional particulars about the Asylum (the address of which he mentioned, as well as the names and addresses of the two doctors on whose certificates the patient was admitted), he was ready to answer any question and to clear up any uncertainty.
It was difficult, after this, to explain what I meant; but I persisted so far as to say that we all hoped he would check and not confirm Richard in the sanguine views he entertained just then.
The Defence Ministry would not confirm the report but said it would issue a statement soon.
The letter does not confirm if Post Office Limited are one of these bidders, and does not rule out the contract for DVLA business being taken away from the Post Office, he said.
Summary: Rosie Fortescue could not confirm names but did admit there would be many new characters joining Made In Chelsea for series three.
While Aer Arann would not confirm the circumstances, it is believed the crew's instruments did not confirm the landing gear had retracted fully after take-off.
A spokesman for St James's Palace said he would not confirm their honeymoon destination.
On the other hand, health officials in Quetta civil hospital did not confirm receiving any injured former Taliban official.
However 9 witnessed presented by prosecution could not confirm the arrest of Bilal Javed from examination hall.
The Israeli military also would not confirm the invasion or shelling of northern Gaza early Monday morning.