Nikkei drops, pressured by stronger yen, Wall St losses

TOKYO, June 6 Japan’s Nikkei share average slumped on Tuesday as losses on Wall Street and a stronger yen sapped sentiment. The Nikkei was down 0.7 percent at midday at 20,026.45, moving away from Friday’s high of 20,239.81, which was its loftiest level …
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