Sprint waives mobile charges for Istanbul callers

Istanbul Atatürk Airport attack- Reuters

In the wake of at Istanbul Atatürk Airport attack, Sprint is waiving international long distance, roaming and SMS charges to and from Turkey for all Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile customers.

Effective June 28 through July 5, 2016, all Sprint postpaid and prepaid customers will receive free international long distance and text usage for calls/texts to Turkey and international roaming fees for those calling/texting from Turkey, the company said.

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of those personally affected during this difficult time,” said Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure. “We want to do everything we can to show our support and heartfelt sympathy to all Sprint, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile customers with family and friends in the region.”

photo credit: Reuters

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