Abe Aids Bernanke as Japan Seen Buying $558 Billion Foreign Debt

Abe Aids Bernanke as Japan Seen Buying $558 Billion Foreign Debt

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Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister, speaks during a news conference in Tokyo on Jan. 11, 2013. Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party has proposed establishing a fund run by the Bank of Japan, the Ministry of Finance and private investors to buy foreign bonds.