LIVE: Russia launches a new missile attack as U.S. and Europe impose oil caps

Published December 5, 2022 at 9:05 AM EST
Winter Sets In As Kyiv Residents Prepare For Further Russian Attacks
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Citizens shelter in a metro station as Russia launches another missile attack on Monday.

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Russia launched a new wave of airstrikes on Ukrainian cities Monday, marking its latest attempt to knock out power and other basic services to civilians as the country copes with subfreezing temperatures.

In a video posted to social media, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said his country's air missile defense system had a high success rate in stopping the strikes, resulting in only a few casualties and largely sparing the nationwide power system.

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