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The strangest story of the last couple of days concerns the removal of over 14 million pounds worth of diamonds from a secure vault at ABN Amro in Antwerp. Possibly the biggest robbery carried out by a single person,
The Independent reports that the gentleman thief was armed with a fake passport and chocolates, presumably real, which were used to hoodwink the staff.
It doesn't matter how hi-tech your systems are, where there are people involved, there will always be a way in. Oh with these chocolates you are really spoiling us...
19 Mar 2009
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