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Can I use Pera Wallet in my country?

Pera Wallet is a decentralized application that allows users to interact seamlessly with the Algorand blockchain, empowering them to manage their digital assets securely and autonomously. Unlike centralized wallets, Pera Wallet connects to various nodes within the Algorand network, ensuring a robust and decentralized approach to asset management and transactions.

Users of Pera Wallet benefit from this decentralized structure, which provides the flexibility to engage with the Algorand blockchain without reliance on a single node provider. This design enhances the resilience and user control over their transactions and interactions with the blockchain.

Sanctioned Countries and Pera Wallet's Approach

As a participant in the global blockchain ecosystem, Pera Wallet adheres to international regulations, including compliance with U.S. sanctions. We are committed to aligning our operations with the guidelines and mandates set to ensure our platform remains secure and compliant with international laws. In line with these regulations, Pera Wallet restricts access and functionality for users in certain sanctioned countries, including:

North Korea (KP)
Belarus (BY)
Russia (RU)
Syria (SY)
Ukraine (UA) – Specifically, the Crimea, Donetsk, and Luhansk regions
Cuba (CU)
Iran (IR)
Sudan (SD)
South Sudan (SS)

Our team continuously monitors regulatory developments to ensure Pera Wallet's compliance with international sanctions, safeguarding our platform and users. We are dedicated to providing a secure, legal, and user-centric experience for interacting with the Algorand ecosystem.

Updated on: 26/03/2024

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