Films, Concert events and Sports activities Give Russia Chilly Shoulder

The leisure trade is popping its again on Russia.

Hollywood studios,

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big-ticket rock bands and sporting occasions are pausing or pulling their enterprise out of Russia in response to President

Vladimir Putin’s

invasion of neighboring Ukraine.

The strikes are largely symbolic—Russia isn’t among the many largest markets for both stay leisure or films—however they add to efforts by world firms to isolate Russia economically and culturally as punishment for its navy actions.

On Tuesday,

Paramount Global


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stated it will pause the discharge of its titles “The Misplaced Metropolis” and “Sonic The Hedgehog 2.”

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