European markets open lower

(AGI) Rome, July 18 - European stock markets opened lower onFriday. The Frankfurt DAX dropped 0.85 percent to 9,671 points,the Paris CAC 0.54 percent to 4,292.67 points, London FTSE 1000.49 percent to 20,501.72 points, Madrid's IBEX 0.69 percent to10,471 points. Milan opened 0.53 percent lower. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Rome, July 18 - European stock markets opened lower onFriday. The Frankfurt DAX dropped 0.85 percent to 9,671 points,the Paris CAC 0.54 percent to 4,292.67 points, London FTSE 1000.49 percent to 20,501.72 points, Madrid's IBEX 0.69 percent to10,471 points. Milan opened 0.53 percent lower. (AGI) . .