Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is still continuing. Amid the battle between the two countries, many mega-corporations have suspended their products and services in Russia. Now Netflix has joined on it too.

Deadline confirmed, Netflix has decided to pause all of its productions and acquisitions work in the Russian territory. A Netflix original by the name of Zato, which was in production in Russia, has now been halted.

However, another series that is only a day away from wrapping up will see to its completion. Another piece of content that Netflix has commissioned In Russia, Anna K, is already wrapped. As of right now, there is no update on plans regarding this series.

Netflix is currently evaluating the effect of ongoing events before deciding to continue its future in the Russian territory,


Not to mention, earlier this week, I argued over a law that was supposed to see Russian propaganda to be added on the streaming platform for the Russian audience. Netflix is known to have no employees or offices in Russia,

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Bhupen Dange

Bhupen is a freelance writer for Ringside News and Thirsty For News; he is pursuing further studies in Computer Science. Since high school, he has actively participated in athletic activities, and when he is not playing video games, he spends his time in the gym training, watching movies, and walking his dog outside.

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