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U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power talks with British delegate Michael Tatham in the United Nations Security Council, Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the Inspection team in Syria is expected to complete its work Friday and report to him Saturday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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** FILE ** In this Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, file citizen journalism image provided by the United media office of Arbeen which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a member of a U.N. investigation team takes samples of sands near a part of a missile is likely to be one of the chemical rockets, according to activists, in the Damascus countryside of Ain Terma, Syria. (AP Photo/United Media Office of Arbeen, File)

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** FILE ** In this Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, file citizen journalism image provided by the United media office of Arbeen which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a member of a U.N. investigation team takes samples of sands near a part of a missile is likely to be one of the chemical rockets, according to activists, in the Damascus countryside of Ain Terma, Syria. (AP Photo/United Media Office of Arbeen, File)

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In this citizen journalism image provided by the United media office of Arbeen that has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, U.N. investigation team with blue helmets, walk with Syrian rebels in Damascus countryside of Zamalka, Syria, on Aug. 28, 2013. U.N. chemical weapons experts headed to a Damascus suburb on Wednesday for a new tour of areas struck by a purported poison gas attack, activists said, as Western powers laid the groundwork for a possible punitive strike and the U.N. chief pleaded for more time for diplomacy. (Associated Press/United media office of Arbeen)

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In this citizen journalism image provided by the United media office of Arbeen that has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, U.N. investigation team with blue helmets, walk with Syrian rebels in Damascus countryside of Zamalka, Syria, on Aug. 28, 2013. U.N. chemical weapons experts headed to a Damascus suburb on Wednesday for a new tour of areas struck by a purported poison gas attack, activists said, as Western powers laid the groundwork for a possible punitive strike and the U.N. chief pleaded for more time for diplomacy. (Associated Press/United media office of Arbeen)

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Andrew Young, who was U.S. ambassador to the United Nations during the Carter administration, speaks during the "I Have a Dream" gospel brunch at the Willard InterContinental hotel in Washington on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

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Andrew Young, who was U.S. ambassador to the United Nations during the Carter administration, speaks during the "I Have a Dream" gospel brunch at the Willard InterContinental hotel in Washington on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

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U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, right, bows to the guests prior to delivering a speech marking the 100th anniversary of the U.N. Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

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U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, right, bows to the guests prior to delivering a speech marking the 100th anniversary of the U.N. Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

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Medics assist a man lying on a bed who appears to be shaking uncontrollably as a U.N. inspection team visits a makeshift hospital in Moadamiyeh, a suburb of the Syrian capital of Damascus, in an image taken from video footage provided an anti-Assad activist group. (Associated Press)

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In this image taken from amateur video posted online, a presumed U.N. staff member measuring and photographing a canister in the suburb of Moadamiyeh in Damascus, Syria on Monday. the suburb is where the Syrian regime allegedly used chemical weapons. (Associated Press)

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Medics assist a man lying on a bed who appears to be shaking uncontrollably as a U.N. inspection team visits a makeshift hospital in Moadamiyeh, a suburb of the Syrian capital of Damascus, in an image taken from video footage provided an anti-Assad activist group. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Former United Nations Ambassador John R. Bolton (Associated Press)

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In this image made from video, U.N. vehicles leave the entry area of a hotel after U.N. weapon inspectors get off their vehicles upon their arrival in Damascus, Syria, on Aug. 18, 2013. A team of U.N. weapons inspectors arrived in Damascus on Sunday for a long-delayed mission to investigate the alleged use of chemical arms in Syria's civil war. (Associated Press)

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In this image made from video, U.N. vehicles leave the entry area of a hotel after U.N. weapon inspectors get off their vehicles upon their arrival in Damascus, Syria, on Aug. 18, 2013. A team of U.N. weapons inspectors arrived in Damascus on Sunday for a long-delayed mission to investigate the alleged use of chemical arms in Syria's civil war. (Associated Press)

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, left, shakes hands with Israel's President Shimon Peres after a joint press conference in the Presidents residence in Jerusalem, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, left, shakes hands with Israel's President Shimon Peres after a joint press conference in the Presidents residence in Jerusalem, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

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**FILE** African Union peacekeepers take position outside the main U.N. compound, following an attack on it in Mogadishu, Somalia, on June 19, 2013. Al Qaeda-linked militants detonated multiple bomb blasts and engaged in ongoing battles with security forces in an attempt to breach the main U.N. compound in Mogadishu, officials said. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** African Union peacekeepers take position outside the main U.N. compound, following an attack on it in Mogadishu, Somalia, on June 19, 2013. Al Qaeda-linked militants detonated multiple bomb blasts and engaged in ongoing battles with security forces in an attempt to breach the main U.N. compound in Mogadishu, officials said. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Qatari women activists holding a banner reading "commit to climate justice 4 all" as they march with local and international activists march to demand urgent action to address climate change at the U.N. climate talks in Doha, Qatar, on Dec. 1, 2012. (Associated Press)