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USD/JPY rises back above 108.00

FXStreet (Córdoba) - Greenback strengthened across the board on New York and pushed USD/JPY to break above 108.00. The pair climbed to 108.13, the highest price since Asian hours.

Now the pair is back to the levels it had at the beginning of the day, moving away from 3-week lows that reached at 107.51 a few hours ago.

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