Representatives of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia plan to submit a draught law on the regulation of cryptocurrency mining. They also suggest setting up a working group with representatives of various government committees to discuss the issue.
Belarus' Public Accounts Committee is accusing foreign actors of funding unrest and protests inside the country. Now the committee is arguing that these actors are using a local cryptocurrency exchange to transfer funds to protesters.
Ukrainian police have uncovered an illegal mining farm in the city of Kryvyi Rih. The farm was operated by a 32-year-old citizen in an ordinary flat. The operator is currently under arrest while the amount of damage is being investigated.
Although both states are in America, there is a competition for bitcoin leadership between Wyoming and Texas. The state of Wyoming is fighting for leadership in the adoption of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.