Greece clears extradition of Russian cybercrime suspect to US

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A Greek court cleared the way on Wednesday for the extradition to the United States of a Russian man suspected of using a bitcoin exchange to launder billions of dollars.

Alexander Vinnik is accused by US authorities of using BTC-e – a digital currency exchange – to launder more than $4 billion since 2011 for people involved in crimes ranging from computer hacking to drug trafficking.

Russia has also sought Vinnik’s extradition on lesser fraud charges but he does not plan to challenge that request.

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Greece clears extradition of Russian cybercrime suspect to US


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