Saturday 25 October 2014

A dozen McDonald's closed in Russia over food safety fears

Published 29/08/2014 | 15:11

The Russian consumer protection agency is taking McDonald's to court
The Russian consumer protection agency is taking McDonald's to court

McDonald's has temporarily closed 12 of its branches in Russia had been temporarily closed over the state food safety regulator's allegations of sanitary violations.

The US fast-food chain, which has 440 restaurants in the country, also said that more than 100 inspections were underway at its restaurants in various regions of Russia.

"We are studying the essence of claims in order to determine the necessary actions for the swift re-opening of restaurants for visitors," it said in a statement.

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