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US Debt Crisis Worries World Marketsi
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October 11, 2013 11:05 PM
Less than a week before the U.S. government could run out of money to pay its bills, the world's financial markets already are showing concern. As VOA's Kent Klein reports, if officials cannot agree to let Washington borrow more money before the deadline, the global economy likely will feel the pain.

US Debt Crisis Worries World Markets

Published October 11, 2013

Less than a week before the U.S. government could run out of money to pay its bills, the world's financial markets already are showing concern. As VOA's Kent Klein reports, if officials cannot agree to let Washington borrow more money before the deadline, the global economy likely will feel the pain.


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