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Get Epic for sub task

Hello,

I am using "Get Issue" API: https://developer.atlassian.com/cloud/jira/platform/rest/v3/#api-rest-api-3-issue-issueIdOrKey-get, to get details of a "sub task".

But I want to fetch "Epic" of the Parent task, in the same API.

How can I get it?

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I'm not sure if this is the only way, but you could query the same endpoint using the fields.parent.key value from the first call.  The response would be the sub-task's parent details.  From there you would get the Epic key by looking at the fields.customfield_10008 value.

If you can get make a call to the ParentEpic field, that should pull in the Epic for the Parent Task. 

Yeah that might work. But I don't want to make an extra call to get Epic.

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