Wires

European shares pare earlier losses

LONDON, Oct 10 (Reuters) - European shares pared earlierlosses on Wednesday to turn flat, as gains in minerscounterbalanced weakness in technology shares.

The FTSEurofirst 300 index was broadly flat at1,095.79 points by 0731 GMT. The euro zone Euro STOXX 50 index

index was down by around 0.1 percent.

(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Toni Vorobyova)

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