Yaniv Moyal pulled out a wad of shekels last week and fed the bills, one by one, into Israel's first bitcoin cash machine. Moyal, a lawyer and advocate for the virtual currency, converted just over 2,000 shekels ($578) into about one bitcoin stored in his online wallet.
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When he first spotted the mob, Riyazuddin hid behind the piles of shoe boxes at the back of his shop. As the group of Hindu men rampaging through the Muslim market with knives, iron rods and burning splints drew nearer, smashing the windows of his store, he fled for his life, bolting out a back door and down a warren of narrow alleys.