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Syrian Turmoil Erodes Confidence And Savings

Syrian Turmoil Erodes Confidence And Savings

Bankers say Syria's central bank is reluctant to continue the kind of major intervention in support of the pound that it is believed to have carried out in the first eight months of the unrest, as it seeks to reduce depletion of its foreign reserves, estimated at $17 billion before the protests began.

March 17, 2012 8:50