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US Legislation Against Venezuela’s Petro Could Have Dire Consequences for Crypto

Senate bill 1025, which aims to completely ban the use of Venezuela’s cryptocurrency Petro, can have disruptive consequences for the sustainability of cryptocurrencies in the U.S. digital markets.Last year, Donald Trump signed an executive decree that prohibited U.S. citizens from owning and trading in Petro, the Venezuelan government cryptocurrency backed

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US Treasury Official: Crypto Could Be the Next Big Thing for Terrorists

While delivering a speech to the Annual International Conference on Counterterrorism, a U.S. Treasury official reaffirmed the U.S. government stand on crypto. The Under Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Sigal Mandelker stated that this new class of digital assets could be the next frontier in funding

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