Intel Quietly Resumes Russia Support, Unblocks Software Downloads (Updated with Microsoft Comment)

Update 1/14/23 8:40am ET: Included Microsoft’s response to our queries about Windows 11 updates under.

First Short article, 1/13/23 8:51am ET:

Several reports in Russian media assert that Intel, which ceased executing company inside Russia and Belarus due to US sanctions levied due to the Ukraine war, has resumed allowing driver and software downloads within the region. In the immediate aftermath of the U.S. sanctions, Russian consumers were being beforehand not able to down load Intel computer software. These studies also reveal that Microsoft has now quietly re-enabled automatic Windows 11 updates for Russian people.