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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 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

August 14th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Rep.: Syrians arrest reporters, not U.S.

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver says the local police were ill-equipped to handle protesters and disregarded the Constitution.


Filed under: Missouri • Situation Room • Wolf Blitzer
August 14th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Calls in Congress to demilitarize police

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the criticism of the "militarization" of American police, illustrated in Ferguson, Missouri.


Filed under: Brian Todd • National security
August 14th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

How U.S. forces deliver aid to Mt. Sinjar

CNN's Gary Tuchman joins U.S. forces as they deliver humanitarian aid to Yazidis trapped by ISIS on the Sinjar Mountains.


Filed under: Gary Tuchman • International affairs • Iraq