TOKYO Japanese stocks tumbled to more than a four-month low on Friday as voting returns suggested Britain has opted to leave the European Union.
The Nikkei .N225 dived as much as 8.3 percent to 14,890.56 points, the lowest since February. At 0415 GMT, the Nikkei was down 7.2 percent to 15,069.62.
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