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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-7pm ET on CNN.

August 26th, 2013
10:58 PM ET

Everyone's pointing fingers at Miley

Pop star Miley Cyrus twerks and irks critics with her raunchy performance at MTV's Video Music Awards. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.


Filed under: Entertainment • Jeanne Moos
August 26th, 2013
08:12 PM ET

After potential poison gas attack, the next move in Syria

Wolf Blitzer asks CNN's senior international correspondent Nick Paton Walsh and the Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Andrew Tabler what will happen next in Syria as the U.S. considers a military strike against the Assad regime.


Filed under: Chemical weapons • Military • Nick Paton Walsh • Syria
August 26th, 2013
08:05 PM ET

A U.S. intervention in Syria?

CNN's new co-hosts of Crossfire, Stephanie Cutter and S.E. Cupp, debate whether or not the U.S. should intervene in Syria after Wolf Blitzer asks them to rate the Obama administration's handling of the Syrian crisis.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Military • Syria
August 26th, 2013
07:57 PM ET

U.N. inspectors under sniper fire

CNN has rare access to Syria, with one of the only Western reporters on the ground. Frederik Pleitgen reports on the status of the U.N. weapons inspectors and their search for evidence that chemical weapons were used.


Filed under: Chemical weapons • Frederik Pleitgen • Syria • United Nations
6pm ET special report: Crisis in Syria
August 26th, 2013
02:46 PM ET

6pm ET special report: Crisis in Syria

Today at 6pm ET we will air a live Situation Room Special Report: Crisis in Syria. Wolf Blitzer will go in depth with guests, analysts, and reporters from around the world to examine the situation on the ground in Syria, the use of chemical weapons, and the possibility of a U.S. intervention.


Filed under: Chemical weapons • Military • Syria