U.S. Department of Justice will "announce international cryptocurrency enforcement actions" today, he said in a statement, adding the U.S. Treasury Department will also make an announcement.


“The U.S. Treasury Department will also announce actions against the crypto market,” the statement said.


U.S. officials, including the U.S. Deputy Attorney General. Lisa Monaco and U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo, will deliver a speech at 12pm (1700 GMT or 1am Malaysian time) in Washington, based on the statement.



Other officials involved include the FBI's deputy associate director and the U.S. attorney. for the Eastern District of New York.


On the other hand the price of BTC has reached a peak at the price level at over $21,600. The last time BTC was at this high was in September last year. However it will not last if the price of BTC falls again.


As a result of the increased volatility, bitcoin lost more than $1,000 in a few hours and fell to a daily low of $20,400, coupled with dwindling exchange reserves.