Afghanistan new notes switch going well

ARTICLE - New currency is circulating in Afghanistan as the process of changing money is carried out by the interim government.

Afghanistan has money to burn. In a dusty Kabul lot, workers from the central bank are tossing thick stacks of banknotes into huge ovens. On this day, 40 billion Afghanis, the national currency, are going up in smoke, reported VOA News. That's about $800,000.

The interim government of President Hamid Karzai has decided to phase out all the old currencies, for there we