Defining Moments

Defining Moments: Capturing our changing world

AUGUST 30 - CILVEGOZU, TURKEY: <a href='http://cnn.com/2013/08/28/world/meast/syria-how-did-we-get-here/index.html'>Syrian refugees</a> greet each other at the Turkish Cilvegozu gate border with Syria. The crisis in Syria has escalated this week, with United Nations experts investigating the alleged use of <a href='http://cnn.com/2013/08/28/world/meast/syria-how-did-we-get-here/index.html?hpt=hp_t2'>chemical weapons</a>. The U.S. and allies are preparing for the <a href='http://cnn.com/2013/08/30/world/europe/syria-civil-war/index.html?hpt=hp_t1'>possibility of a punitive strike</a> against President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

AUGUST 30 - CILVEGOZU, TURKEY: Syrian refugees greet each other at the Turkish Cilvegozu gate border with Syria. The crisis in Syria has escalated this week, with United Nations experts investigating the alleged use of chemical weapons. The U.S. and allies are preparing for the possibility of a punitive strike against President Bashar al-Assad's regime.