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US condemns Russian convoy's move into Ukraine

  • unanimity: Lyall Grant said "there was no unanimity of views" during the emergency consultations, which were held at the request of Lithuania.
  • vacation: Obama and Merkel spoke Friday while Obama vacationed in the island resort of Martha's Vineyard.
  • rebuke: In that closed-door emergency meeting at the U.N., several countries rebuked Russia for " what many called an illegal and unilateral action by the Russian federation," British Ambassador Mark Lyall Grant, the council president, told reporters.

Shi'ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting

  • avenge: Sunni tribes have been alerted to avenge the killings," he said.
  • condolence: We just pray that they will be set free," she said after a long conversation with Pope Francis, who the Vatican said called the couple on Thursday afternoon to offer his condolences.
  • rebel: Islamic State is the most powerful rebel group fighting Assad's forces in a civil war which the United Nations said has claimed almost 200,000 lives at the very least.