Iraq to get central bank - free from interference

Iraq will soon have an independent central bank for the first time, free from political interference the New York Times reports.

Source: New York Times

Iraq will soon have new currency and what is described as a newly autonomous central bank.

Officials told the New York Times the actions are aimed at eliminating a panic-ridden currency and removing the central bank from its longstanding subservience to political leaders.

The newspaper said beginning Oct. 15, Iraqis will be able to exchange their

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