Sanctions-hit Bank Rossiya says Visa, MasterCard stop providing services

MOSCOW, March 21 Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:14am EDT

MOSCOW, March 21 (Reuters) - Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc have stopped, without notification, providing services for payment transactions for clients at Russia's Bank Rossiya, the sanctions-hit bank said on Friday.

"The management of Rossiya understands the difficulties of clients in the current situation and will do all it can to solve them," the bank said in a statement. (reporting by Elizabeth Piper, editing by Timothy Heritage)

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Oleg9sg wrote:
The USA are a classical totalitarian state

Mar 21, 2014 4:33am EDT  --  Report as abuse
Leonid13 wrote:
This is the beginning of the end of the financial system of America, as the most not reliable systems

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