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A look at the links between crypto and terror

by Mark Rogowsky

September 11, 2018, 4:13PM EDT  ·  7 min read
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by Mark Rogowsky

September 11, 2018, 4:13PM EDT  ·  7 min read

As we mark the 17th anniversary of the day that changed the world, September 11, it is worth pausing to consider the sobering reality of what has transpired since. Though attacks on the scale of al-Qaeda’s assault on New York and Washington remain mercifully rare, total terrorist incidents have increased more than sixfold in the years since — from 1,907 in 2001 to 13,488 in 2016, per the Global Terrorism Database.