Nikkei falls 1.2 pct on renewed Spain debt worries

Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:05pm EDT

TOKYO, April 16 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average
fell 1.2 percent at the open on Monday on renewed concerns about
Europe's debt crisis after rising bond yields in Spain and a
record-high cost of insuring the country's debt against default
spooked investors.	
    The benchmark Nikkei lost 109.71 points to 9,528.63
after two previous sessions of gains, while the broader Topix
 fell 1 percent to 807.74.
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