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At the beginning of January, there was the end of the 50th cycle of 2020 for AF14-SIERRA-05 and the Turkish Eagles has broken their record of 49-1 by setting the bar at 50-0 in the most dense cell of Turkey, which also contributed to global score whole year.

Therefore they set Enlightened fireworks and beacons to celebrate the victory at 18.00 UTC on January 3. They will continue to enlighten the world.

Congratulations, Agents!
On January 12, 9 Agents from Uruguay built up a 16-layer field totalling almost 21M MUs.
List of participants:
Great job, Agents!
At the very end of 2020, Agents @gal0daxj and @GiJoeRise conducted the operation Illuminated Christmas Plan totalling over 14M MUs in more than 56 layers over Paraná, Brazil.
Well done, Agents!
In November 2020, La Gazette Des Grenouilles started a Q&A with the Vanguards based on the questions the Agents sent.

Here it is, the long-awaited interview with the Vanguards, listing all the questions and answers sorted by themes :
- Vanguards Status
- Wintrade
- Wayfarer
- Missions
- Events, medals
- Inside the scanner
- Spoof, multi-account
Did you know, that 2020 brought the first HCF6 in South America by ENL?
The sitrep shows the real story of dedication and pursuit of a goal as within two months there were 9 unsuccessful attempts to create the field. Supported by the Agent @SrMvo, on November 8, the Agent Mharmeh finished the operation by creating in Brazil the first HCF6 of South America.

Some stats:
15 ADA
150+ Lawson
On January 23, Agents from Argentina built a 8-layer field totalling over 71M MUs.

Participating Agents:

Congratulations, Agents!
On January 16-18, the team ENL Norte Paraná conducted the Operation: Will it be a Million? in commemoration of @gal0daxj birthday with a field totalling over 130M MUs in Paraná, Brazil.

Participating Agents:

Well done, Agents!
C.O.R.E. subscription is now available!

C.O.R.E., which stands for Community, Offers, Recognition, and Expansion, is an optional monthly subscription service for Ingress Agents. Available through the in-app Store, the C.O.R.E. subscription is priced at $4.99 USD per month, or your local currency equivalent, inclusive of taxes and fees, determined by your digital distribution service (Google Play or the App Store).

As a C.O.R.E. Subscription member, you will get access to the following benefits:
- 500 capacity expansion to inventory 
- C.O.R.E. Agent Profile Medal
- C.O.R.E. Agent Codename Flair
- Monthly 7,000 CMU introductory bonus grant’
- 1 C.O.R.E. Loadout Kit every month
- View Inventory and Portal Keys owned on Intel Map

‘Agents who subscribe within the first 30 days will receive a one time bonus grant of 7,000 CMU, and resume the monthly 2,500 CMU grant from the second month.

See more details on the forum.
XM Ambassadors: Call for Applications

The XM Ambassadors (XMAs) are Ingress Agents who are active participants in the Ingress Forum. They’re passionate about Ingress, excited to engage with other community members in the Ingress Forum, share gameplay tips, and share constructive, actionable feedback with the Ingress team.

Niantic is looking for 30 XMAs (15 per Faction), across all Levels, regions, and languages. If you are interested, read on for the eligibility criteria and send in your application.
Niantic announced a special event this weekend to celebrate the Lunar New Year!

From Friday, February 12, 17:00 UTC to Tuesday, February 16, 17:00 UTC, the following features will be enabled:

- Deploy up to four L5 and L6 Resonators
- L4-6 Burster deals 1.5x damage
- Friendly Portal hacks give you 2X more Resonators, 2X more Power Cubes
- Portal recharge earns 100AP

For more details, check the forum post.
Portal History feature is now available on the latest update (version 2.65)!

Agents will be able to see the Unique Portals Visited, Captured, and Scout Controlled Portals right on the scanner.

More details on the forum.
Niantic announced Flash Event from February 19, 1700 UTC to February 26 1700 UTC:

- 2x AP for 1st and 8th Resonator deploy
- 2x AP for Links created
- Deploy up to 4 Mods per Portal
- Reduced Kinetic Capsule Program distance to 4km for newly run Programs
- Drone cooldown time reduced to 15 minutes

Link Bundle (2,500 CMU):
- 15 Rare Link Amp
- 10 Common Heat Sink

This flash event will not have a unique Medal or Agent Stat added to the Scanner.

More details on the forum.
On the night of February 13-14, the beginning of the Lunar Year of the bull was celebrated by the ENL Agents of Gomel, Belarus.
Well done, Agents!
And here is a gif from the operation.
Niantic just introduced the first batch of XM Ambassadors!

They received over 300 applications and chose the top 50.

Here are the XMAs:
Global competition is coming!

From Friday, March 12 17:00 UTC to Monday, March 15 17:00 UTC, the Faction that deploys the higher number of Resonators during the event will unlock a Kinetic Capsule Program to craft a virus mod from Friday, March 19 17:00 UTC to Tuesday, March 29 17:00 UTC.

- Victory by the Enlightened will unlock the ADA Program, and victory by the Resistance will unlock the Jarvis Program.
- Both Factions will be able to use the unlocked Program.
- Upgrading existing Resonators will not be counted.
- Progress of Resonators deployed by each Faction will be updated once per day on the News Feed.
- This event will not have a Medal nor a new personal Agent Stat added to the Scanner.

The following bonuses will be enabled during the event:
Double deploy of Level 8 Resonators
2x hack rate of Resonators
3x AP for deploying the 8th Resonator on a Portal
Hello Agents,

Bannergress is currently coordinating a relaunch of ingressmosaik.com.

What is known:
- Due to Real Life and shifts in interest, the original creator has decided to discontinue the Website ingressmosaik.com;
- He has not determined (yet) how to proceed with the data he has stored;
- Bannergress are in contact with him to find a way of relaunching the old site.

If you are interested in helping, please fill out the following form.

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The Garden of England got a lot greener on May 23 thanks to these lovely fields over Kent!

A total of 25 fields were created capturing ~6.2M MU 💚
Congrats to all of the Agents involved!
On July 31 the Operation cozwecan took place in Finland.

A total of 70 fields covering a massive part of Finland were built. Each field counted around 870k MU totalling over 60M MU. First fields were established 22 minutes after the "Go!".

5 new Onyx Illuminator badges were earned by the Agents - congratulations to Henu84, pophiiri, Loordi, eriuts and CascadeF.

Great job, Agents!
Over the last 2 weekends, Agents competed in the Enlightened yearly Starbattle. Together Agents built a total of 38,340 links with a total distance of 902,097.94 kilometers - which is equal to a link 22.5 times around the world or linking from the Earth to the Moon and back 2.3 times. More details available here