The CCD’s web site advertises a “Restricted issuance of 200,000 anonymous blockchain visas to go to Free Joseon (beforehand North Korea) upon liberation” Free Joseon is seemingly a reference to the Joseon Kingdom, a 5 century lengthy dynasty that was succeeded by the Korean Empire. The visas are emitted within the type of non-fungible ERC-721 tokens dubbed G-VISA on the Ethereum blockchain. The worth, for the primary one thousand visas, can be 1 ETH.
Per the announcement, the issuance will start on Sunday, March 24 and all of the visas will expire on March 1, 2029, and may solely be used as soon as for a keep of 45 days at most. One particular person can buy limitless visas and enter the nation a number of occasions, whereas being topic to related customs and port of entry restrictions.
The web site additionally explains that “every G-VISA is assigned an incrementing ID Quantity within the order it was bought,” so no particular quantity could be requested or modified. CCD states that whereas ideally the visas might be used to go to a free North Korea:
“Possession of a number of G-VISAs needs to be thought of a contribution to the motion and shouldn’t be used for speculative or fiduciary functions.”
Whereas discouraging hypothesis, CCD additionally factors out that G-VISAs could also be obtainable on ERC-721 marketplaces comparable to OpenSea, and recommends to look there for most popular issuance IDs. Notably, whereas the issuance of the visas will supposedly begin on March 24, there are already 5 G-VISAs listed on OpenSea and the web page devoted to the token on Ethereum block explorer Etherscan reveals that already 7 of them exist.
The Bitcoin (BTC) address devoted to donations has acquired over 14 BTC to this point, ($56,000 at press time) whereas the Ethereum donation address solely acquired one-hundredth of an ETH at press time.
Cable information community CNN attributed a current assault on the North Korean embassy in Madrid, to CCD. Armed assailants reportedly restrained employees members earlier than stealing a wide range of gadgets and fleeing the premises.