*Markets see U.S.- Iran tension easing for now. TOKYO, Jan 9- The Japanese yen and Swiss franc retreated on Thursday as the United States and Iran backed away from further conflict, with markets flipping back to the old habit of more risk-taking on hope of a U.S.- China trade deal. Iran offered no immediate signal it would retaliate further to a Jan. 3 U.S. strike that...
*Markets see U.S.- Iran tension easing for now. TOKYO, Jan 9- The Japanese yen and Swiss franc retreated on Thursday as the United States and Iran backed away from the brink of further conflict in the Middle East. Iran offered no immediate signal it would retaliate further to a Jan. 3 U.S. strike that killed one of its senior military commanders.
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