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We have also said that if this doesn't occur within the framework of the United Nations and without involving the Arab League, then it's going to end fruitlessly, as far as Iraq is concerned".
We have also said that if this doesn't occur within the framework of the UN and without involving the Arab League, then it's going to end fruitlessly, as far as Iraq is concerned".
Each family mourns, endures the stiff official sympathies, and after the Armistice tries fruitlessly to locate the body of their loved one.
WORLD Trade Organisation (WTO) boss Pascal Lamy has fruitlessly been encouraging governments to restart and conclude the suspended Doha Development Round.
Not, on the evidence of last night, the 4-1-4-1 line-up, which saw Michael Own employed fruitlessly as a lone striker in front of a roving Steven Gerrard.
In so doing, she betrays the family that sacrificed to send her to a good boarding school as well as the institution that tried valiantly but fruitlessly to educate her.
Let them wallow fruitlessly in their opulent bourgeoisie; the rest of us can take a deep breath (must be that fresh air from the open windows of the Church) and get on with the process of evangelization.
Like Version, Actualite is set in a kind of liminal zone; and like the dancers in the later film, the musicians appear to occupy some recent if not wholly nameable past, their wardrobe telegraphing the No Wave aesthetic of the early 1980s in keeping with the angular music they fruitlessly labor to play.
To be sure, Devils & Dust is neither the left-wing polemic that many anticipated after Springsteen's involvement with the Vote for Change Tour, nor the Christ-haunted masterpiece that some of us have fruitlessly awaited, but there are strands of both those elements throughout this album.
Finding the useful middle ground between the fruitlessly simple and the incurably complicated, Keidel (management, Drexel U.
Here the giant gorilla (a metaphor of the American Negro) is overcome by the white man's superior technology as the poor beast stands atop the Empire State Building, swatting away fruitlessly at swirling airplanes.
Like some, not all, he tried ceaselessly--but fruitlessly I am happy to say--to conceal his own brilliance.