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<?php $string = '&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; &lt;/a&gt;'; $aq = preg_replace('~&lt;a\b[^&gt;]*+&gt;|&lt;/a\b[^&gt;]*+&gt;~', '', $string); echo $aq; echo '<br /><br /><br />'.strip_tags(htmlspecialchars_decode($string), '<a>');
based on i6GJD
Output for 5.1.0 - 7.2.0
&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; <br /><br /><br /><a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" > &laquo;Лента.ру&raquo; </a>
Output for 5.0.0 - 5.0.5
&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; Fatal error: Call to undefined function htmlspecialchars_decode() in /in/WQ1JZ on line 7
Process exited with code 255.
Output for 4.4.5 - 4.4.9
&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; Fatal error: Call to undefined function: htmlspecialchars_decode() in /in/WQ1JZ on line 7
Process exited with code 255.
Output for 4.3.2 - 4.4.4
&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; Fatal error: Call to undefined function: htmlspecialchars_decode() in /in/WQ1JZ on line 7
Process exited with code 255.
Output for 4.3.0 - 4.3.1
&lt;a href="http://lenta.ru/news/2015/07/23/tsipras/" &gt; &amp;laquo;Лента.ру&amp;raquo; Fatal error: Call to undefined function: htmlspecialchars_decode() in /in/WQ1JZ on line 7