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Wolf Blitzer to interview Mitt Romney in Jerusalem
July 26th, 2012
06:14 PM ET

Wolf Blitzer to interview Mitt Romney in Jerusalem

Wolf Blitzer will sit down with Mitt Romney in Jerusalem on Sunday for a one-on-one interview with the presumptive GOP presidential nominee. The full interview airs Monday 4-7pm ET during “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer” on CNN.

Israel is the second stop on Romney’s three-country tour meant to bolster his foreign policy credentials ahead of November’s general election. The 6-day trip also includes stops in the U.K. and Poland.

In Israel, Romney will also meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israeli President Shimon Peres and Salam Fayyad, the prime minister of the Palestinian National Authority. This will mark Romney’s fourth visit to Israel. He last traveled there in January 2011, and has had a long relationship with Netanyahu.

Do you have any suggested questions you would like Wolf to ask Mitt Romney? Please leave them in the comment section below and your question may be used during the interview.


Filed under: 2012 election • Interviews • Mitt Romney
July 26th, 2012
10:52 AM ET

Anaheim erupts after police shooting

Riots erupt in Anaheim, California, after a police shooting of an unarmed man. Casey Wian reports.

RELATED STORY: Calm returns after protests rock Los Angeles suburb


Filed under: California • violence
July 26th, 2012
10:43 AM ET

McRaven on bin Laden raid: One of history's "great intelligence operations"

By Jamie Crawford

While it was one of 11 missions carried out by U.S. Special forces that night, the head of U.S. Special Operations command said the raid that killed Osama bin Laden will go down as one of the "great intelligence operations in history."

Admiral William McRaven spoke Wednesday before an audience at the Aspen Institute Security Conference on a panel discussion moderated by CNN's Wolf Blitzer. The talk was his first interview about the raid with a journalist.

FULL POST ON SECURITY CLEARANCE BLOG

To watch more of Wolf Blitzer’s interview with Admiral William McRaven, tune to “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer” on CNN Thursday 4-7pm ET and Saturday 6-7pm ET.

July 26th, 2012
10:34 AM ET

11-year-old sneaks on flight to Rome

How did a boy without a passport and ticket sneak onto a flight from Britain to Rome? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.

RELATED STORY: Boy, 11, hops plane to Rome without ticket or passport

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Filed under: Air travel • Kate Bolduan • Security
July 26th, 2012
10:20 AM ET

Biden critical of Romney campaign

Mitt Romney begins his overseas trip with some controversy. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.

RELATED STORY: 'Special' controversy has Biden attacking, Romney denying

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Filed under: 2012 election • Jim Acosta • Joe Biden • Mitt Romney