International News Updates. Venezuela declares a state of emergency. BRICS nations make first $750 million contribution to the New Development Bank. Cryptsy looks for new owners and has a 10,000 BTC loss. Peter Todd engages in fraud with BTC and reddit. Mike Hearn quits the Bitcoin Core Dev Team and elevates the blockchain debate to a new level. Bitcoin Classic has 72-74% support of the mining pools.
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Venezuela declares an Economic State of Emergency
BRICS nations make first $750 M contribution to new development bank.
Cryptsy shows a loss of 10,000 BTC seeks new owner and may try to spread loss to users
Peter Todd engages in fraud against Reddit or Coinbase
Mike Hearn quits
Gavin expands on provocative quote.
72% of the hashrate make statements in support of bitcoin Classic.