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10 Tech Giants That Have Cut Ties With Russia After Ukraine Invasion
As the world braces for economic impact from the conflict and historic sanctions against Russia, a number of technology firms show solidarity with Ukraine globally
Global solution provider Accenture Thursday said it is discontinuing its business in Russia in response to that country’s attack on neighboring country Ukraine. The company has about 2,300 employees in Russa in three offices.
Accenture, in a statement posted online, addressed the Russian attack in strong terms, and said its move will impact 2,300 employees in the country. “Accenture stands with the people of Ukraine and the governments, companies and individuals around the world calling for the immediate end to the unlawful and horrific attack on the people of Ukraine and their freedom. Therefore, Accenture is discontinuing our business in Russia,” the company said.
Accenture also said it will provide support to its Russian employees, and will also be supporting its Ukraine employees as well as providing aid to the people of Ukraine.