Russia launches missile barrage on Ukraine as 1st snow falls
The Associated Press
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Russian airstrikes have targeted Ukraine’s energy facilities as the first snow of the season fell in Kyiv.
The freezing weather on Thursday is a harbinger of the hardship to come if Moscow’s missiles keep taking out Ukraine’s power and gas plants.
Separately, the United Nations announced the extension of a deal to ensure exports of grain and fertilizers from Ukraine that were disrupted by the war.
The deal was set to expire soon, renewing fears of a global food crisis.
Still, air raid sirens sounded across Ukraine on Thursday.
At least seven people were killed in Russian drone and missile strikes.
One hit a residential building and rescue workers were still searching Thursday for more victims amid the rubble.
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11/17/2022 1:48:24 PM (GMT -6:00)