Mastercard and Visa suspend operations in Russia joining PayPal, Zara and Samsung in shutting down services there, as Great Cancel Putin Campaign continues
Mastercard and others have decided to suspend services in Russia. Cards issued by Russian banks will no longer be supported by the #Mastercard network, the corporation said. “We have decided to suspend our network services in #Russia,” the statement said.
It is emphasized that “cards issued by Russian #banks will no longer be supported by the Mastercard network.” In addition, Mastercard cards issued outside of Russia will not work on Russian territory.
The company noted that it will resume operations in Russia when “it is appropriate” -if #Congress does not impose future legislative action or further sanctions.