Gold is staging something of minor recovery in the overnight Asia market – up $4.00 at $1296.00 from earlier closing levels and about $6 from the $1288 low posted in intraday trading. Silver is tagging along for the ride – up about 6¢ at $17.04 from closing levels and 20¢ from intra-day lows at $6.84. Reports have surfaced tonight that North Korea’s Minister of Foreign Affairs threatened test detonation of a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean.
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