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Financial Services Minister Hakuo Yanagisawa expressed willingness Friday to protect the financial system by injecting public funds into the depleted capital bases of troubled banks if a financial catastrophe threatens stability.

“With courage, we will inject (public capital) into banks when a crisis strikes the financial system,” Yanagisawa said.

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