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Obama's Turning Points On Syria (Warning: Graphic Images)
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."
<em>Pro-Syrian regime protesters gather during a protest against sanctions, in Damascus, Syria, on Friday Dec. 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi)</em>