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> I wonder what the rationale is for making captchas nearly impossible to solve in specific regions.

Google will captcha-block IP addresses (not just Tor) if they get too many queries from them in a short period of time, so that bots can't crawl the search results.[1]

1: https://www.torproject.org/docs/faq.html.en#GoogleCAPTCHA

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