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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.

February 6th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Top U.S. diplomat: "F*** the E.U."

The U.S.'s top diplomat to Europe Victoria Nuland was recorded in a phone conversation using some blunt language towards the European Union. CNN's Elise Labott on what she said and how it was leaked.


Filed under: Elise Labott • State Department
January 16th, 2014
07:24 PM ET

Clinton's Benghazi troubles are not over

Hillary Clinton may be the frontrunner to be the Democrats' nominee for president in 2016, but not if Republicans have anything to do with it. Some GOP members are creating fire for the former Secretary of State over a new Benghazi report. CNN's Elise Labott reports.


Filed under: Benghazi • Elise Labott • GOP • Hillary Clinton
January 14th, 2014
06:38 PM ET

U.S. military was unprepared for Benghazi

Testimony from America's top commanders was just declassified, and it provides a new look at what happened and who's to blame for the attack on the U.S. consulate that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. CNN's Elise Labott reports.

FULL REPORT: Unclassified documents reveal more details about Benghazi attack


Filed under: Benghazi • Elise Labott
December 26th, 2013
08:19 PM ET

U.S. sending Iraq weapons to fight al Qaeda

The U.S. is sending Hellfire rockets and drones to the Iraqi government to aid them in their campaign against terrorism. CNN's Elise Labott and Johns Hopkins University's Vali Nasr weigh in.


Filed under: Drone • Elise Labott • Iraq • Vali Nasr
December 18th, 2013
07:46 PM ET

White House skipping Sochi Olympics

President Obama is skipping the upcoming Winter Olympics in Russia. CNN's Elise Labott reports.


Filed under: Elise Labott • gay rights • Olympics • President Obama • Russia
January 29th, 2013
04:57 PM ET

Clinton discusses blood clot, health

In an "exit interview" with CNN's Jill Dougherty and Elise Labott, outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she's healthy, energetic and looks forward to the "next chapter" of her life, "whatever it is." More of the interview airs in the 5pm & 6pm ET hours on CNN.

FULL POST


Filed under: Elise Labott • Health • Hillary Clinton • Interviews • Jill Dougherty
September 20th, 2012
06:52 PM ET

Was there enough protection in Libya?

CNN's Elise Labott reports on whether there was enough security at the Benghazi consulate in Libya before the attack.


Filed under: Elise Labott • Libya