Iraq removes central bank head in corruption probe

FILE – In this Friday, Feb 6, 2004 file photo, Iraqi central bank governor Sinan al-Shabibi, listens to a question from a reporter during a press conference at the America’s major economic allies in Boca Raton, Fla. Iraqi officials said Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, that they have begun an investigation into allegations of financial impropriety involving the longtime governor of the central bank and other senior bank officials.