CBI denies "stealing or losing" gold bars from its cabinets after 2003By [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] 2 hours ago
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The Central Bank of Iraq (CBE) announced on Sunday that it had not stolen or lost gold and plucked pieces from its coffers, adding that "the bank's holdings are kept securely in its vaults in accordance with the best standards of precious metal storage."
"Some social networking sites have traded pictures and filaments of gold bullion and pickles as stolen from central bank coffers during coalition forces after April 9, 2003," the bank said in a statement.
"At the time this bank confirms that no gold coins are stolen or lost from its vaults at any time, it indicates that gold bullion was purchased after the events of 2003 and deposited in its vaults or in the international depository of international institutions at the highest levels Security. "
He noted that the government "deposited before 2003 the quantities of concessions and holdings of the Iraqi Museum, including the treasure of Nimrod, which is priceless and is stored in its safes in accordance with the best standards of precious metal storage."
Some social networking sites have seen pictures and films of gold bullion and slaughtered as stolen from central bank coffers after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein.
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