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Hours after Russian forces invaded Ukraine on Thursday, the leaders of CUNA, the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) and NAFCU issued statements of prayers and wishes for peace as deadly violence spread across the Eastern European country.

CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle and WOCCU President/CEO Elissa McCarter LaBorde issued a joint statement Thursday of support, not only for the Ukrainian people, but also for the entire system of Ukrainian credit unions in the U.S. and abroad.

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