Expert Commentary

Will A New Generation of Terrorists Turn to Bitcoin?

Yaya Fanusie
Director of Analysis, Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance, Foundation for the Defense of Demoracies

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The Author is Yaya Fanusie

Yaya J. Fanusie is the director of analysis for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies' Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance (CSIF). Yaya spent seven years as both an economic and counterterrorism analyst in the CIA, where he regularly briefed White House-level policy makers, U.S. military personnel, and federal law enforcement. In 2008, he personally briefed President George W. Bush on terrorism threats, and in 2009, he spent three months in Afghanistan providing analytic... Read More

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