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Asian Stocks Slip Amid Syria Tensions

Asian stocks edged lower as investors worried about a possible military action against the Syrian government by the U.S. forces.

China's Shanghai Composite lost 0.2% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng erased 0.3%. Japan's Nikkei was down 0.1% at 12:49 Tokyo time while Mumbai's Sensex fell 1.1%. Australia's S&P/ASX All Ordinaries was trading flat at the time of writing.