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A Putin Aide Is Eyeing Cryptocurrencies to Beat Sanctions, Report Says

Sanctions against Russia have created an “objective need” for the digital currencies, Sergei Glazyev told a meeting of the presidential administration on the legal status of such instruments, according to Rambler. Glazyev also argued that the government could use cryptocurrencies to make and receive payments around the world for “sensitive” services, it said. Source Bloomberg

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