Feds seize millions of dollars in cryptocurrency raised by major terrorist groups, DOJ says

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Feds intercepting millions in crypto currency said to go to terror organization millions of dollars from crypto currency accounts have been seized by the Justice Department accounts the U. S government says were used by militant groups like Al Qaeda and Isis to raise money for violent operations. Trump Administration says the groups used the accounts to solicit donations through in some cases, a bogus scam for protective equipment for the Corona virus pandemic. Crypto currencies like Bitcoin have been used for criminal transactions because they're thought to be hard to trace. Assistant attorney general in charge of national security, says the action taken there's law enforcement remains steps ahead

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