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PUTIN'S ASHES Pussy Riot Art Poster (Jeffrey Deitch Gallery)
Proof of Protest: Artists Pussy Riot and Shepard Fairey Team Up to Raise Money for Ukraine Through NFT Collection
All proceeds from the open edition Putin’s Ashes NFT collection will be donated to troops in Ukraine.
PUTIN'S ASHES Pussy Riot Art Poster (Jeffrey Deitch Gallery)

Ukrainian Digital Minister Mykhailo Fedorov (center) in Davos, Switzerland
Ukraine Deputy Prime Minister: I'll Take Salary in CBDC
Mikhail Fedorov says he wants to make his country the world's leading jurisdiction for virtual currency after a successful wartime fundraising campaign.
Ukrainian Digital Minister Mykhailo Fedorov (center) in Davos, Switzerland

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Web3 Is Being Used to Preserve History Threatened by Wars
Theresa Kennedy, founder of Black History DAO, says with blockchain technology, data can be stored in many different places, making it harder for it to be destroyed.
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Crypto 2023: It's Sanctions Season
With state governments increasing financial sanctions in 2022, crypto services might become as cautious about "risky" users as banks have been traditionally, says Anna Baydakova.
CDCROP: Bitcoin, 100 dollars, Russian Flag (Getty Images)

CDCrop "Mykhailo Fedorov Defends" MI2022 (Osinachi/CoinDesk)
Guns, Ammo and Crypto: How A Ukraine Minister May Have Forever Altered Wars
The government of Ukraine has raised an unprecedented $178 million in crypto for its defense. That’s why Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov is one of CoinDesk’s Most Influential 2022.
CDCrop "Mykhailo Fedorov Defends" MI2022 (Osinachi/CoinDesk)

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Ucrania analiza usar una CBDC que pueda facilitar el trading de criptomonedas
El Banco Nacional de Ucrania aseguró que está estudiando los pagos minoristas, la circulación de activos virtuales y las transacciones al extranjero como posibles casos de uso de la futura grivna electrónica.
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Ukraine Considering CBDC That Can Facilitate Crypto Trading
The National Bank of Ukraine says it is looking at retail payments, virtual asset circulation and cross-border transactions as possible use cases for an electronic hryvnia.
CDCROP: Ukraine flag (Max Kukurudziak/Unsplash)

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Ukrainian Government Puts Binance Payment Service Integration on Hold
The move has upset local crypto exchanges and entrepreneurs, who have shown their displeasure by blocking BNB trades on their platforms.
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CDCROP: Rev Miller, co-founder of Kyiv Tech Summit, Alex Bornyakov, Ukraine’s Deputy Minister for Digital Transformation, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin. (Kyiv Tech Summit)
Ukrainian Official Refutes FTX-Ukraine Money Laundering Rumors
The deputy crypto chief of Ukrainian government says war-torn country used FTX only as a fiat on-ramp.
CDCROP: Rev Miller, co-founder of Kyiv Tech Summit, Alex Bornyakov, Ukraine’s Deputy Minister for Digital Transformation, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin. (Kyiv Tech Summit)

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Celsius Once Solicited Donations for Ukraine. Here’s What Happened Next
After Russia invaded Ukraine earlier this year, several digital-asset platforms rushed to publicize the address of Ukrainian government wallets for crypto donations. Celsius took a different path, setting up its own wallets to accept donations. But how much was donated?
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