U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (U.N.) Samantha Power speaks to the press following a U.N. Security Council meeting at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, September 5, 2013. The United ... more 
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (U.N.) Samantha Power speaks to the press following a U.N. Security Council meeting at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, September 5, 2013. The United States declared on Thursday that there is "no viable path forward" in the U.N. Security Council on Syria because Russia is holding it hostage in an effort to protect the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CONFLICT) less 
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