Boom in bogus bills

Fenyvesi, C.
March 1992
U.S. News & World Report;3/30/92, Vol. 112 Issue 12, p21
Reports that officials in Washington suspect that Iran, which acquired high-quality equipment for printing currency during the reign of the shah, is the source of the nearly perfect $100 bills turning up in worrisome quantities around the world.The claim that the forged notes are being distributed by agents of Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed Shiite militia; The Iranians are producing the best counterfeit US notes ever.


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