Europol and Interpol have agreed to work together on issues related to the criminal use of digital currencies.
The partnership became official during this year's Interpol – Europol Cybercrime Conference, an annual gathering of international law enforcement officials, held in The Hague. The event, Europol said, drew more than 350 attendees.
According to a statement from Europol, the partnership will see coordination "against the abuse of virtual currencies for criminal transactions and money laundering".
Other organizations have been invited to join, according to the statement.
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