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发自芝加哥—随着如PayPal,Visa,Mastercard,Stripe,eBay和Mercado Pago等潜在赞助商纷纷退出,由脸书公司(Facebook)提议设立的,名为天秤币(Libra)的“稳定币”计划似乎正在瓦解。鉴于人们正日益意识到天秤币所潜藏的不良后果,出现这种状况也就不足为奇了。如果天秤币能保证用户的匿名性,那么它将沦为一个逃税,洗钱和恐怖融资平台;但如果其隐私保护不严格,天秤币将使Facebook有能力获取用户那些最隐秘的财务详细信息。



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    Relieving Libya’s Agony

    Javier Solana

    The credibility of all external actors in the Libyan conflict is now at stake. The main domestic players will lower their maximalist pretensions only when their foreign supporters do the same, ending hypocrisy once and for all and making a sincere effort to find room for consensus.


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