Tokyo's Nikkei share average closes down 1.19 pct

Tokyo's Nikkei share average closes down 1.19 pct

TOKYO, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Japan's benchmark Nikkei average .N225 closed down 1.19 percent at 28,452.75 on Tuesday, while the broader Topix .TOPX shed 1.06 percent at 1,971.53.