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I am connecting to another Wordpress instance (using same database but different table prefix) from my main Wordpress site. My main wordpress site has WPML plugin activated but second site has not. I am using following code:

<?php
            global $wpdb;
            $wpdb_backup = $wpdb;
            $wpdb = new wpdb('xxx','yyy','zzz','localhost');
            $wpdb->set_prefix('blog_');

            $args = array(
               'post_type' => 'post',
               'posts_per_page' => 3,
               'post_status' => 'publish',
               'orderby' => 'date',
               'order' => 'DESC',
               );


            $query = new WP_Query($args);

            if($query->have_posts()) { 
                while($query->have_posts()) {

                $query->the_post();
                   // do stuff here
                }
            }

            wp_reset_query();
            $wpdb = $wpdb_backup;
        ?>

The problem is that new connection is not looking directly to blog_posts table but is trying to find post through WPML table causing this problem:

WordPress database error: [Table 'd54525_720.blog_icl_translations' doesn't exist]

Is there any way to disable WPML and enable it after query or change WP query to ignore WPML functions? Thanks for help.

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