Wasit warns traders of smuggling currency over the eastern outlet
On: Friday 27/01/2012 17:45

Wasit (news) warned the local government in the province of Wasit Iraqi traders of smuggling currency over the eastern outlet, after the port has seen the influx of hundreds of Iranians in order to buy the U.S. dollar.

The source explained to the reporter Agency (news) Friday: The large number of Iranian citizens and merchants estimated in the hundreds Zorbatiyah Accept on port 90 km east of the city of Kut,
To buy the U.S. dollar value against the result of high exchange rate Altoman Iran because of the imposition of U.S. sanctions on the Iranian economy.

The source added: The offices of the owners of the currency and banking companies flocked to the port Zorbatiyah to sell the U.S. dollar on the Iranians Online since yesterday in the port to buy the currency.

He said the local government in Wasit and threatened to arrest anyone who smuggled currency, adding that the smuggling of currency will affect negatively on the domestic market of Iraq.

The United States, U.S. and European countries a series of sanctions on the Iranian economy and prevented European countries from buying Iranian oil, which led to the depreciation of the exchange Altoman Iran against the value of the U.S. dollar. / End / 19. Q. P /