Iran is Pushing Ahead with Creating State-Backed Cryptocurrency

Iran’s plans to create a national digital currency took a significant step closer to realization after the country’s National Cyberspace Center revealed that the draft of the state-backed cryptocurrency project is now ready.

Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange Poloniex Stops Servicing Crimea Residents

Crimea residents are no longer able to use Poloniex services. At least that’s the conclusion from the exchange’s support team response to a query from a user resided in Crimea.