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Ukraine war

China's Didi cancels exit from Russia under public pressure

Ride-hailing operator in struggle to stem losses

Chinese internet users last week questioned Didi's motives in moving to pull out of Russia.

HONG KONG -- Didi Global's abrupt reversal of its decision to shut its ride-hailing unit in Russia reflects pressure in China to publicly stick by Moscow as the government there comes under widespread sanction for its invasion of Ukraine.

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