Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency: Large drug trafficking groups are using hidden means such as bitcoin to hide

On June 10, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said that the government's anti-drug war has entered a new stage, and major drug-trafficking groups have taken innovative measures to avoid being discovered, such as trading through so-called “dark nets” and using bits. currency. PDEA Director-General Aaron Aquino revealed that one of the well-known local drug lords known for their widespread use of dark and bitcoin was John Steven Pasion, who died in March when he met an PDEA agent in an apartment car park.