Metro says wholesale stores in Ukraine hit by cyber attack

DUESSELDORF, Germany, June 27 (Reuters) - Germany's Metro said on Tuesday its wholesale stores in the Ukraine have been hit by a cyber attack and the retailer was assessing the impact.

A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia's biggest oil company, the country's banks, Ukraine's international airport as well as global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk.

(Reporting by Matthias Inverardi, writing by Andreas Cremer, editing by David Evans)