Joselit Ramirez, who holds the position of Superintendent of the Superintendent of Crypto-Assets and Related Activities (Sunacrip) in Venezuela, He mentioned this Saturday (August 5th) on his personal Twitter that the public institution’s own Twitter account had been blocked.
In the midst of the blockade and the siege of the international right, who oppose the economic revolution in Venezuela, they have blocked our Twitter account again @ SunacripVe. For now we will be with the alternate account @VeSunacrip. I invite you to follow us! # 5Sep
– Joselit Ramírez (@JoselitRamirez) 5th September 2020
According to the Venezuelan official The suspension of the body was for “political” reasons and made no mention of any connection through the crypto issue.
This would not be the first time an account related to the administration of Nicolás Maduro has been blocked within the Jack Dorsey-run social network. Accounts linked to the Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV), government departments, governors and other government officials have been going through the same suspension process for months. Many of the accounts are still blocked at this point in time.
Likewise, The official reported in the same tweet that @VeSunacrip It will be the body’s official account while the situation of the main account being blocked on the social network is resolved.