July 14, 2016
Sprint Waives Fees To and From France Following Bastille Day Terror Attack in Nice
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), July 14, 2016 - Effective July 14 through July 17, 2016, Sprint (NYSE:S) is waiving charges for international calls and SMS to France for all Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile customers and international roaming for call and SMS charges while in France for all Sprint customers following the tragic events in Nice.
“We are deeply saddened by the reports from Nice and send our thoughts and prayers to the people of France and all those affected by tonight's tragic events,” said Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure. “We want to do everything we can to help our Sprint, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile customers stay connected with family and friends in the region.”
Sprint (NYSE:S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served more than 58.8 million connections as of March 31, 2016 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
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