Alleged Currency Fraud Investigated in Iceland

House searches of companies and four homes were undertaken on Friday by around 30 employees of the economic crime department of the National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police, the Central Bank of Iceland, the Icelandic Financial Supervisory Authority and other institutions due to suspicion of currency fraud.

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Woman Dies During Glacier Tour in Iceland

A 45-year-old woman fell into an approximately 30-meter deep crevasse on Langjökull glacier along with her seven-year-old son in the Icelandic western highlands on Saturday. She was pronounced dead after her body was recovered from the crevasse but her son survived and his condition is no longer critical.

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