A man checks stock prices on the electronic stock board of a securities firm as others walk by in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Asian stock markets retreated Tuesday as investors sought safety ahead ... more 
A man checks stock prices on the electronic stock board of a securities firm as others walk by in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Asian stock markets retreated Tuesday as investors sought safety ahead of critical events this week that will test Europe's willingness to unite in order to deal with a major debt crisis. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Koji Sasahara
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 5:09 AM EDT