Floor traders take a rest at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Tuesday, July 12, 2011. Fears that Italy and Spain may succumb to Europe's debt crisis added to recent pessimism about the global economic ... more 
Floor traders take a rest at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Tuesday, July 12, 2011. Fears that Italy and Spain may succumb to Europe's debt crisis added to recent pessimism about the global economic recovery, sending share prices tumbling Tuesday across Asia. Hong Kong's Hang Seng slid 2 percent to 21,903.18, South Korea's Kospi retreated 2.1 percent to 2,111.61 and the Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.3 percent to 2,767.32. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Kin Cheung
Tue, Jul 12, 2011 3:11 AM EDT