Occupy Democrats in has listed few companies still doing business in Russia despite Russian invasion of Ukraine. In a Twitter post, the listed companies are accused of “effectively condoning” Russian president Putin’s “invasion of Ukraine.”
The companies listed in the tweet which is going viral on Twitter with a lot of retweets includes McDonald’s, Burger King, Coke, Pepsi, Papa John’s, Pizza Hut, KFC, Deloitte, KPMG, PwC, Nestle, and Starbucks.
Occupy Democrats is asking those who are outraged by the companies business approaches in Russia to retweet the tweets to “EXPOSE THEM.”
BREAKING: These businesses just got busted STILL doing business in Russia, effectively condoning Putin’s invasion of Ukraine: McDonald’s, Burger King, Coke, Pepsi, Papa John’s, Pizza Hut, KFC, Deloitte, KPMG, PwC, Nestle, and Starbucks. RT TO EXPOSE THEM!
— Occupy Democrats (@OccupyDemocrats) March 5, 2022
Since the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, a lot of companies have halted their businesses in the country. Companies ranging from Apple to Exxon Mobil are withdrawing or reducing their interests in Russia, exacerbating the country’s economic woes in the aftermath of its invasion of Ukraine.
The United States and its allies have imposed a slew of punitive, broad-based sanctions on Russia. They have restricted access to the country’s foreign currency reserves and prevented several of its banks from using SWIFT, a worldwide network used by financial firms to execute transactions.
Russia – Ukraine agreed on Cease Fire to evacuate civilians from Mariupol and Volnovakha
After shelling interrupted civilian evacuations, Ukraine announced that talks with Russia to establish a humanitarian corridor between Mariupol and Volnovakha are “ongoing.”
“The Russian side is not holding to the ceasefire and has continued firing on Mariupol itself and on its surrounding area,” said Kyrylo Tymoshenko, the deputy head of president Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s office, reports the Associated Press. “Talks with the Russian Federation are ongoing regarding setting up a ceasefire and ensuring a safe humanitarian corridor.”