EUREKA!!! NY Times Article Confirms Kuwait’s 1991 DINAR “RV”

Happy Monday Dinarians,

I can’t tell you how AWESOME I feel this morning – just minutes ago after I logged in to LJ’s Next Step Skype News Room and I saw a REAL NEWS Article posted by “MyDigitalDr” one of the room’s active members.

This Article is from March 25, 1991 and is from The New York Times (Archive) – It is titled: “AFTER THE WAR; No Electricity but Kuwait Reopens Its Banks” and among many things it specifically talks about Kuwait’s Central Bank’s “RV” of their KWD (Kuwaiti Dinar) after Saddam had invaded Kuwait.  

Here is the article – I have highlited the exchange rate for you.

By DONATELLA LORCH, Special to The New York Times
Published: March 25, 1991

It still has no water and little electricity or food, but Kuwait revived its banking system today, introducing a new currency.

Banks reopened for the first time since Iraqi occupation forces shut them down in December. Thousands of people Continue reading

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