Sanctions

Sanctions Weren’t Discussed at North Korea Crypto Conference, Attendee Says

"I always wanted to go there, in North Korea," Pietrosanti told CoinDesk. As a sanctioned country, the place inspires a…

American Citizen Arrested For Educating North Korea On Blockchain And Crypto

Today United States prosecutors announced the arrest of Virgil Griffith, who allegedly traveled to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea…

Bittrex Will Release Frozen Crypto to Former Users in Sanctioned Regimes

Crypto exchange Bittrex is looking to return crypto holdings to customers in sanctioned nations. According to a letter posted on Twitter…

UN Claims Hong Kong Blockchain Firm Is North Korean Laundering Sham

The United Nations Security Council's Sanctions Committee on North Korea has accused the country of using a Hong Kong-based blockchain…

How Lebanon’s Economic Crisis Highlights Bitcoin’s Limitations

Lebanon is far from a poster child for cryptocurrency adoption. News of Lebanese banks shuttering to prevent a bank run…

North Korea Needs Its Own National Crypto, CBDC Fever Spreads in Asia

What do we know about North Korea’s cryptocurrency development and why is the most isolated country in the world showing…

US Sanctions Three Alleged Crypto Hacking Groups from North Korea

The U.S. has sanctioned three North Korean entities for cyber crimes, mentioning cryptocurrency thefts as one of the reasons for…

US Treasury Sanctions North Korean Hacker Groups for Cyber Attacks

The United States Treasury Department announced further sanctions against three North Korean state-sponsored hacker groups, responsible for “North Korea’s malicious…

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