French court arrests Alexander Vinnik, founder of cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e

According to news from TASS on January 29, Timofey Musatov, a lawyer for Alexander Vinnik, the founder of cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e, said on January 28 that the Paris court has decided to arrest Alexander Vinnik, a Russian citizen deported from Greece last week. "As expected, at 11 p.m., the judge announced the outcome of the ruling. This ruling was determined in principle," he said. Timofey Musatov said he did not endorse the decision and will continue to appeal.