Photo Gallery: The Japanese Debt Bomb
01/03/2013
Greece's finances look terrible. But Japan looks even worse. The country's...
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Greece's finances look terrible. But Japan looks even worse. The country's sovereign debt load could climb to 246 percent of gross domestic product by 2014 and already, 25 percent of the country's annual budget goes to servicing its debt. Here, Shinzo Abe is applauded in parliament on Dec. 26th after being elected prime minister.