In March and April, CNBC reports foreign governments started cutting back on the amount of U.S. government debt they buy and hold. Russia’s government cut its holdings by 50%, from $96.1 billion to $48.7 billion. China (the single biggest holder of USA debt) dumped $5.8 billion. Japan (the second biggest), $12.3 billion.
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