Smuggling attempt of counterfeit $400K to Iraq foiled at Beirut airport

Inspectors at Beirut international airport managed to foil this morning an attempt to smuggle USD 400 000 in imitated currency into Iraq, hidden in a cargo pack belonging to Iraqi passenger M.A., a statement by the Internal Security Forces indicated on Friday.

The counterfeit money was seized and investigation kicked off under the supervision of the competent authority.

Source: National News Agency