A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP
A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP
North Korea

US cryptocurrency expert Virgil Griffith charged with helping North Korea evade sanctions

  • The Singapore resident travelled to Pyongyang via China despite being denied permission by US Department of State, prosecutors say
  • While there, Griffith allegedly spoke about using cryptocurrency technology to circumvent sanctions and launder money

Topic |   North Korea
A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP
A child drives an electric toy car across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang in September. Photo: AFP
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