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Apple to change App Store prices in Ukraine, Austria, and more regions

Apple on Wednesday announced price changes to the App Store in a few regions. While apps will become more expensive in Ukraine and other countries, there are also countries, like Oman, where developers’ proceeds will change due to adjusted taxes. Apple usually readjusts App Store prices to follow fluctuation in…
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January 13, 2022
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News brief: Bronx fire, record COVID-19 cases, U.S.-Russia talks on Ukraine

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January 10, 2022
If Europe Wants to Defend Ukraine, It Should thumbnailUkraine

If Europe Wants to Defend Ukraine, It Should

Why are we "burden sharing" defense for countries that won't even defend their European neighbors when asked? The latest foreign policy crisis du jour is Ukraine. Next week, U.S. and Russian officials will be meeting over Moscow’s latest threats against the country. Naturally, Kyiv wants someone to defend it, and…
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January 6, 2022
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Biden tells Ukraine that U.S. will 'respond decisively' if Russia further invades

WILMINGTON/, De. (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden on Sunday told Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy the United States and its allies will "respond decisively" if Russia further invades Ukraine, the White House said in a statement. The call came days after Biden held a second conversation https://www.reuters.com/world/europe/biden-speak-with-ukraine-president-sunday-white-house-2021-12-31 in a month with…
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January 2, 2022
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‘Serious’ talk between Joe Biden, Putin sets stage for diplomacy 

U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged warnings about Ukraine on Thursday  but were optimistic that diplomatic talks in January could ease rising tensions. In a 50-minute call, their second conversation this month, Biden said he had to see Russia downsize its military near Ukraine, while Putin…
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December 31, 2021
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Joe Biden enters 2022 facing crises around the world

Tens of thousands of Russian troops massed on Ukraine’s border have sparked fear of a potentially imminent war in Eastern Europe, while U.S.-China tension simultaneously soars amid warnings from Beijing that Washington will pay an “unbearable price” for supporting Taiwan. Those are just two of the foreign policy headaches facing…
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December 31, 2021