PayPal pauses service in Russia, citing ‘violent military aggression’

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge PayPal is suspending its services in Russia in response to the country’s “violent military aggression in Ukraine,” according to a report from Reuters. Ukraine’s vice prime minister Mykhailo Fedorov tweeted out a letter from PayPal CEO Dan Schulman, confirming the company’s decision to shut down its operations in Russia. We received a letter from @Dan_Schulman, CEO PayPal. So now it’s official: PayPal shuts down its services in Russia citing Ukraine aggression. Thank you @PayPal for your supporting! Hope that soon you will open it in for pic.twitter.com/RaJxEMSLQe— Mykhailo Fedorov (@FedorovMykhailo) March 5, 2022 “Under the current circumstances, we are suspending PayPayl services in Russia,” Shulman says in the letter. “We are... Continue reading…

PayPal pauses service in Russia, citing ‘violent military aggression’
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

PayPal is suspending its services in Russia in response to the country’s “violent military aggression in Ukraine,” according to a report from Reuters. Ukraine’s vice prime minister Mykhailo Fedorov tweeted out a letter from PayPal CEO Dan Schulman, confirming the company’s decision to shut down its operations in Russia.

“Under the current circumstances, we are suspending PayPayl services in Russia,” Shulman says in the letter. “We are...

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