Coinbase Blocks Over 25,000 Addresses Linked to Illicit Russian Activity

Coinbase Blocks Over 25,000 Addresses Linked to Illicit Russian Activity

Crypto exchange Coinbase has said it has blocked over 25,000 Russia-linked addresses it believes were associated with illicit activity.

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