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Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the U.N. General Assembly cast opposition to Russia's assault on its neighbor as limited to Washington and countries under its sway. Kyiv and Moscow meanwhile traded blame for shelling in Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia region.
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The storm forced evacuations, knocked down trees and powerlines and reduced many homes on the coast to "just a pile of rubble in the ocean."
- WorldNorth Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit, article with image
The launch also comes ahead of planned military drills by South Korean and U.S. forces involving an aircraft carrier.
- BusinessPfizer CEO tests positive for COVID for a second time
Albert Bourla had contacted the virus in August and took a course of the company's oral COVID-19 antiviral treatment, Paxlovid. He said he has not yet taken the new bivalent booster.