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Dollar Tumbles to 2-Month Low below 131 Yen in Tokyo

Dollar Tumbles to 2-Month Low below 131 Yen in Tokyo

   Tokyo, Aug. 2 (Jiji Press)--The dollar plunged below 131 yen for the first time in some two months in Tokyo trading Tuesday, amid quickly spreading risk-off sentiment.
   At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at 130.82-82 yen, down sharply from 132.54-55 yen at the same time Monday. The euro was at 1.0225-0225 dollars, down from 1.0229-0230 dollars, and at 133.77-78 yen, down from 135.59-59 yen.

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