Germany's staunch refusal to step up to the plate and take the responsibility of being Europe's paymaster is causing investor sentiment to erode away day by day.
Gian's letter and Dinh's rebuff show Tu Duc's insistence on abiding by the treaty and the guerrilla chief's staunch refusal to do so.
Rosalind Cash (1938-1995), actress whose career endured on stage, screen, and television, despite her staunch refusal to portray stereotyped "black" roles.
A staunch refusal to make deals makes kidnappings pointless.
Although supremely skilled in swordplay, he suffers from unchecked overconfidence and a staunch refusal ever to give up.
Yesterday Milosevic reiterated his staunch refusal to withdraw forces from Kosovo--"even if the price is bombing"--and shunned meetings with American diplomats.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had three interceptions on Sunday as part of the Giants' staunch refusal to win or even represent themselves with any pride.
My last memory of Robert W. Service was his staunch refusal when I offered to write the story of his life.
Batasuna's staunch refusal to condemn terrorism did not help.
Matthias' staunch refusal to tell them precisely where they were going began to rankle Cait more and more.