Iranian General Calls for use of Crypto to Evade Sanctions

Cointelegraph | Feb 27, 2020 at 5:39 AM
  • This week an Iranian general called for a unique way to bypass the sanctions on his country enforced by the United States.
  • Saeed Muhammad, commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, called for Iran to use cryptocurrencies to evade the economic sanctions.
  • More recently, Iran’s Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade issued more than 1,000 cryptocurrency mining licenses to domestic operations.