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Xinhua world financial news abstract at 0930 GMT, Aug. 2

TOKYO — Tokyo shares plunged Wednesday, with the Nikkei struggling its largest drop this yr, amid issues over the downgrading of U.S. debt and gain-locking strikes.

Japan’s benchmark Nikkei stock index, the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dropped 768.89 factors, or 2.30 %, from Tuesday at 32,707.69, after shedding over 800 factors at one level. (Japan-Market-Stocks)

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