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Russia Blocks Another UN Resolution Condemning Syria

Russia has again blocked a United Nations Security Council resolution condemning Syrian airstrikes on rebels and civilians. Wednesday's British-sponsored draft expressed outrage at the missiles and barrel bombs dropped on the besieged city of Aleppo since last month. The attacks have killed at least 700 people and wounded thousands. Diplomats say Russia wanted to add amendments to the resolution which they say would have made it meaningless. Russia - a strong Syrian ally - and...

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