World Stock Markets Mostly Shrug off Crimea Vote (12)

ABC 2014.03.17 11:34
By KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer World stocks drifted Monday as investors largely shrugged off a weekend vote in which Crimeans opted to leave Ukraine and join Russia. Safe-haven assets such as the Japanese yen got a boost after results showed an overwhelming number of voters in the Ukrainian region approved splitting off and joining Russia in Sunday's vote. The U.S.
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