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GLOBAL MARKETS-Euro hampered by Italian political risk; Asian shares ease

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

* MSCI's gauge of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slips
0.1 pct
* Euro edges up from previous day's 5-month lows
* U.S. 10-year debt yield touches fresh 7-year highs
(Updates prices)
By Masayuki Kitano
SINGAPORE, May 17 (Reuters) - The euro struggled near
five-month lows on Thursday as worries Italian populist parties
might push for debt forgiveness from the European Central Bank
triggered wider concerns about market disruption in the common
curr ...