UN releases $1.5 billion in Libyan banknotes from DLR
Aug 31, 2011 08:47 PM Category: Europe | Africa
The United Nations has approved the release of 1.86 billion (US$1.5 billion) worth of Libyan dinar banknotes printed by De La Rue
. The notes had been held in the UK under sanctions imposed on the Gaddafi regime, but will now be delivered to the Central Bank of Libya
Courtesy of Thomas Augustsson.