NEW YORK, March 6. /TASS/. American Express suspends operations in Russia and Belarus, the company said in its statement posted on the corporate website.
In light of developments around Ukraine, "American Express is suspending all operations in Russia. As a result, globally issued American Express cards will no longer work at merchants or ATMs in Russia," the company said.
"Additionally, cards issued locally in Russia by Russian banks will no longer work outside of the country on the American Express global network. We are also terminating all business operations in Belarus," American Express added.