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After Paris Attacks European Union to Crack Down on Bitcoin
November 19th, 2015

EU ministers will urge European Commission to bolster controls of virtual currencies like bitcoin and anonymous online payments, after last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris.

‘ISIL May be Using Bitcoin,’ Says FinCEN Director Jennifer Calvery
November 17th, 2015

Speaking at the anti-money launcdering conference in Washington, FinCEN Director Jennifer Shasky Calvery said the agency should focus on both tranditional payment methods and digital currency, which was used by ISIL to finance their operations.

Paris Terrorist Attacks: ISIL Had a Bitcoin Address with 3 Million Dollars
November 15th, 2015

The group of ethical hackers, Ghost Security Group, has claimed they found a number of cryptocurrency addresses that were used by ISIL.