Earlier, Google suspended the display of ads in Russia. The YouTube service has closed access to all monetization-related features for users from Russia, which was announced in the newsletter to content creators.
We recently completely suspended Google and YouTube B Russia ads. We are now extending these measures to all monetization-related features, including YouTube Premium and Music Premium subscriptions, Sponsorships, Super Chat, Super Stickers, Merch for all viewers in Russia. This means YouTube creators will temporarily stop earning revenue from these features in Russia. These changes do not apply to viewers outside of Russia. As the situation develops, we will share updates with you as needed.
YouTube has disabled all monetization functions in Russia due to events in Ukraine. Earlier, Google suspended the display of ads in Russia in all its services, including YouTube. This decision was made because of the events in Ukraine.