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Counterfeit Money #162634

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 22, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) ABC News investigation into counterfeit 100 bills that have spread into foreign markets presented; bills shown. [Former printing office head Robert LOUVER - says the bills are close to perfect.] Authorities' report that the "super note" bills are being printed in Iran on Swiss-made Giori presses detailed; satellite photograph shown of the building where the counterfeiting is taking place. [Former Iranian official Hassan AZINFAR - (thru translator) comments on Iran.] [Senator Patrick LEAHY - says terrorist organizations are using this and that these bill could undermine confidence in United States currency.] [On September 27, Treasury Secretary Robert RUBIN - says bills in circulation will not be recalled.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Ross, Brian
Duration:
00:04:40

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