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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.

July 29th, 2014
08:20 PM ET

Hamas tunnels have Israel on edge

After five Israeli soldiers were killed by Hamas militants emerging from a tunnel, Wolf Blitzer takes you inside the alleged underground network that the Israeli Defense Force says was built by Hamas to enter Israel.

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Filed under: Hamas • International affairs • Israel
July 29th, 2014
08:07 PM ET

U.S.: Ukraine firing missiles at rebels

U.S. officials say they have observed Ukrainian forces firing short-range missiles near pro-Russian rebel positions. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • International affairs • Russia • Ukraine
July 29th, 2014
08:05 PM ET

Iran reaches out to Hamas to reignite partnership against Israel

Although they found themselves on opposite sides of the Syrian Civil War, Iran and Hamas may be rekindling a partnership to take on their shared enemy, Israel. CNN's Brian Todd investigates those reports.

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Filed under: Hamas • International affairs • Iran
July 29th, 2014
08:02 PM ET

Obama: New sanctions, not a new Cold War

After accusing Russia of sending more weapons to separatists and violating an arms ban treaty, the United States is slapping Russia with more sanctions. Michelle Kosinski takes a look at the new sanctions President Obama laid out Tuesday.

July 28th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Wolf Blitzer goes inside a Hamas tunnel

CNN's Wolf Blitzer goes inside one of Hamas' tunnels near the Gaza border with Israel.

July 24th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Is Qatar backing Hamas?

Qatar, which supports Hamas financially, also acts as key U.S. ally. Brian Todd reports on this complex relationship.

July 22nd, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Obama to attend fundraisers during crises

Jim Acosta reports that President Obama is set to attend West Coast fundraisers despite the crises in Gaza and Ukraine.


Filed under: Jim Acosta • President Obama • Situation Room
July 22nd, 2014
07:07 PM ET

U.S.: Photos implicate Russia in MH17

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on the evidence the U.S. says it has that implicates Russia in the MH17 plane crash.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • International affairs • mh17 • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine
July 22nd, 2014
07:06 PM ET

FAA bans flights to Israel for 24 hours

CNN's Rene Marsh reports on the FAA's decision to ban U.S. carriers from flying to Ben Gurion airport for 24 hours.

July 22nd, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Hamas official likens Netanyahu to Hitler

Hamas' spokesman did not answer when asked if the Islamist organization is deliberately targeting Tel Aviv's airport.

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