Putin Amends Law To Broaden Russia’s Crypto Payments Ban
By / July 15, 2022, 5:29 pm EDT

Russia bans security tokens, utility tokens and NFTs as forms of payment

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Blockchain Gaming Giant Animoca Brands Halts Services to Russian Users
By / March 2, 2022, 6:09 am EST

The move comes as Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov urged cryptocurrency exchanges to block addresses belonging to Russian users

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Russian Financiers Could Turn To Crypto To Sidestep US, European Sanctions
By / February 25, 2022, 5:46 pm EST

Using cryptocurrencies instead of US dollars would be a violation of sanction agreements

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Bitcoin Slides Below $35K Amid Putin’s Call for ‘Full-Scale Invasion’ of Ukraine
By / February 24, 2022, 5:29 am EST

The cryptocurrency fell almost 9% over a 24-hour period, with many leading digital assets trading at their lowest levels since Jan. 24

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Russian Finance Ministry Says Crypto Shouldn’t Be Legal Currency
By / February 21, 2022, 12:47 pm EST

Russia’s finance ministry opposes giving bitcoin legal tender status as the country moves forward with crypto regulatory plans

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As Russia Tests Digital Ruble, Plans for Broader Crypto Regulation Are Uncertain
By / February 18, 2022, 5:01 pm EST

The country’s finance minister reportedly hopes bill detailing crypto regulation will pass by end of year

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Russia’s Move to Regulate Cryptocurrency Puts Other Countries on Notice
By / February 9, 2022, 5:17 pm EST

Russia is expected to draw up crypto legislation, including tax standards, by Feb. 18

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