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Mastercard, Visa suspend operations in Russia after invasion

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By STAN CHOE

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Putin has really really wrecked life for the Russian people.

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Visa and Mastercard are losing alot of money because of their decision !

Its dumb !

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Visa and Mastercard are losing alot of money because of their decision

And supporting the freedom of Ukraine in the process. Very smart move indeed. Very moral decision. They will gain business in the wider world for their stand against Putin's crimes.

What's dumb is invading Ukraine. What is even dumber is trying to justify the invasion.

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This whole situation looks increasingly like a competition in who can shoot themselves in the foot more painfully.

Btw some Russian banks have already announced that they are considering working with UnionPay. So, if anything, this move can push Russia even further towards China

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