Crypto Is Spared Scapegoat Treatment in US Hearing on Terror Financing
Witnesses didn't call for new domestic terror statutes or treat cryptocurrencies as a tool uniquely suited for illicit finance in a U.S. Congressional hearing Thursday.
“Some [extreme right-wing] groups have used so called ‘privacy coins,’” the FATF report states.
The Hamas International Financing Prevention Act would leverage sanctions against individuals and governments donating to Hamas, including donations made in bitcoin.
The wallets, 84 in all, show the terrorist group has diversified its holdings far beyond bitcoin.
An unidentified Hamas official said there has been a "spike" in the past month, the Wall Street Journal reported.
If mass adoption is the aim, we might as well tell the truth about what that world looks like. The whole truth.