WASHINGTON, darknet market links April 5 (Reuters) – The U.S.Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Tuesday on a Russia-based darknet market site and dark web market links a cryptocurrency exchange that it said operates primarily out of Moscow and darkmarket St. Petersburg.

The sanctions against Russia-Based Hydra and dark markets 2022 currency exchange Garantex, dark web markets darknet market link published on the Treasury Department’s website, „send a message today to criminals that you cannot hide on the best darknet Markets or their forums, and you cannot hide in Russia or anywhere else in the world,“ U.S.Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said.

(Reporting by Rami Ayyub Editing by Chris Reese)