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Jihadists Turn to Virtual Digital Money for Financing

Online appeals from the so-called Islamic State to wage jihad are nothing new. But now they're suggesting a very new tactic.  Virtual digital money is increasingly being promoted as a way for money-needy jihadists to support their efforts, according to intelligence agency and media reports. Also known as crypto-currency, the trading method has rapidly grown in popularity since the introduction of Bitcoin in 2009. There are over 500 different currencies with an estimated total...

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