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Montevideo, July 7th 2022 - 09:59 UTC

Tag: scam

  • Wednesday, April 14th 2021 - 09:04 UTC

    Venezuela: Money scam by opposition leaders unveiled by Maduro’s Government

    “We could vaccinate 5 million Venezuelans with that money that is being stolen,” Rodríguez said.

    Venezuela’s National Assembly Speaker, Jorge Rodríguez – recognized by Nicolás Maduro’s Government – Tuesday denounced opposition leaders were behind a scam plan to “steal” more than 53 million dollars of Venezuela's money frozen in the United States.

  • Thursday, July 16th 2020 - 06:43 UTC

    Major hack and “take and run” scam with Twitter high-profile accounts

    The list of accounts commandeered simultaneously grew rapidly to include Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Uber, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates

    The official Twitter accounts of Apple, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and others were hijacked on Wednesday by scammers trying to dupe people into sending crypto-currency bitcoin, in a massive hack of the social media platform. The list of accounts commandeered simultaneously grew rapidly to include Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Uber, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, reality television show star Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West, among many others.