United Kingdom U.N. Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant, far left, and United States U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice confer during a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at the United

 

              United Kingdom U.N. Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant, far left, and United States U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice confer during a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at the United
United Kingdom U.N. Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant, far left, and United States U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice confer during a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at the United Nations in New York, Thursday, July 19, 2012. Russia and China have again vetoed a Western-backed U.N. resolution threatening non-military sanctions against Syria. Grant, who sponsored the resolution threatening non-military sanctions against Syria, said he was "appalled" at the third double veto by Russia and China, allies of the Assad regime. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)