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A stronger dollar may roil Asian currency markets in 2017.

Trump's latest enemy? Monetary policy

Devaluation accusations against Japan, others target essential economic tools

MIKIO SUGENO, Nikkei commentator | China

TOKYO -- By accusing Germany and Japan of intentionally devaluing their currencies, the Donald Trump administration has targeted accepted monetary policy designed to maintain healthy inflation, a dangerous step that could upend an understanding long shared by major economic powers. 

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