Police in Nineveh, Iraqi Kurdistan, discovered more than $ 1.5 million in cash and gold bars hidden by the Islamic State (ISIS) in a house in Mosul.
In a statement, the Kurdistan Interior Ministry revealed that Nineveh police found cash and gold and silver bars belonging to the “Diwan of Finance” – or ISIS financial department – in a house in the old city of Mosul. The police also seized 17 million Iraqi dinars and 15 kilograms of shredded silver bars for the purpose of printing ISIS coins.
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ISIS had captured a large region of Northern Iraq in the summer of 2014, including Mosul, the country’s second largest city.