Russia Plans to Ditch US Dollar for BitcoinRussia Plans to Ditch US Dollar for Bitcoin
By Crypto Digest - January 8, 2019

Vladislav Ginko of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration with over 20 years of ties to the governments the Kremlin will begin investing massively in Bitcoin. This would be to avoid new U.S. sanctions, a move that could happen "in a matter of weeks." Russia is not the only country that is looking to buy "Digital Gold". President Vladimir Putin, declared that in the wake of new sanctions, the country had no choice but to cut down on its use of the Dollar in international trade.