McDonaldâs CEO Chris Kempczinski sent an email to its Employees and Franchisees that closes 850 Restaurants temporarily across Russia. Recently the Conflict in Ukraine and Russia in this lot of humanâs suffering including womenâs and childrenâs. For this War against Ukraine lot of countries Condemned and many Corporate Companies are closes their activities in Russia.
A Few days ago various companies like Apple, Levi’s, and Netflix have suspended their services in Russia in protest of the attack on Ukraine.
Russia has been waging war on Ukraine for the 14th day. In this war lot of civilians and soldiers from both countries have lost their lives.
Russian forces are conducting missile, air and artillery attacks on major cities. The Ukrainian government is also compensating Russia.
We will be temporarily closing all restaurants and pausing all operations in Russia. Click to read the message from our CEO in its entirety: https://t.co/ncoB2A8GC6
â McDonald’s (@McDonalds) March 8, 2022
Some of the countries are imposed sanctions on Russia in protest of the attack on Ukraine. However nearly 62,000 workers are in 850 McDonaldâs branches of Russia, the CEO said the company will keep supporting their employees even shut the restuarants.
Also Ian Borden President of McDonals says âWe are continuing to pay full salaries for our Ukrainian employees and have donated $5 million to our Employee Assistance Fund, and continue to support relief efforts led by the International Red Cross in the regionâ.