Arab Nations Offer To Help Pay For Syria Strike, John Kerry Says 09/04/2013 06:59 pm ET | Updated Nov 04, 2013 2 K Agence France Presse Getty This entry has expired Also on HuffPost: Obama's Turning Points On Syria (Warning: Graphic Images) Obama's Turning Points On Syria (Warning: Graphic Images) 1 of 16 April 29, 2011 United States slaps sanctions on Syria's intelligence agency and two relatives of President Bashar al-Assad, in Washington's first concrete steps in response to a crackdown on anti-government protests inspired by the "Arab Spring." Pro-Syrian regime protesters gather during a protest against sanctions, in Damascus, Syria, on Friday Dec. 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi) Share this slide: AP More: Syria John Kerry Syria News Syria Strike John Kerry Syria FOLLOW WORLDPOST facebook twitter Suggest a correction GET THE NEWSLETTER Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. FOLLOW HUFFPOST HuffPost WorldPost HuffPost WorldPost HuffingtonPost Available on the App Store Android App on Google Play Get it at Blackberry App World HUFFPOST NEWSLETTERS Enter your email address to get top stories and blog posts emailed to you each day. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn More.