Today's Situation Room:

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.

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.

November 27th, 2012
10:32 AM ET

Barak quits: what's next?

Brian Todd reports on the resignation of Israeli Def. Min. Ehud Barak. Is it more likely Israel will attack Iran?

RELATED STORY: Israeli Defense Minister Barak says he's quitting politics

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November 21st, 2012
06:01 PM ET

Peres: Iran is competing with Egypt

Israeli President Shimon Peres tells Wolf Blitzer that Iran is supplying arms to all factions in Gaza.

RELATED POST:
Cease-fire reached in Gaza conflict

November 21st, 2012
10:04 AM ET

'Safe room' saves family from rocket

An Israeli family rushed to their "safe room" after sirens alerted them of incoming rockets. CNN's Wolf Blitzer reports from Israel.

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November 20th, 2012
06:53 PM ET

Civilian deaths in Gaza cause backlash

CNN's Brian Todd reports on Israel coming under fire for civilian deaths in Gaza.

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November 20th, 2012
06:44 PM ET

Reporters duck as bombs drop

Reporters flinch as explosions occur nearby. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on dodging rockets and missiles in the Mideast.

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Filed under: Israel • Israeli-Palestinian conflict • Jeanne Moos • Middle East
November 20th, 2012
01:52 PM ET

Wolf Blitzer tours destroyed home in Beer Sheva, Israel

CNN's Linda Roth, who is out producing in the field with Wolf Blitzer, submitted these photos to CNN iReport.

Roth spoke to a family whose home was demolished by rocket fire in Beer Sheva, Israel. The family of two parents and five children, including a 9 year-old, told CNN they had a 30-second warning before fleeing to their concrete safe room on the bottom floor. The family was unharmed and the 9 year-old said she "isn't scared at all."

See more of Linda Roth's reporting here and tune in to CNN’s Situation Room today at 4pm ET to watch Blitzer's full report.


Filed under: iReport • Israel • Israeli-Palestinian conflict • Wolf Blitzer
Running for shelter
November 19th, 2012
07:17 PM ET

Running for shelter

Situation Room supervising producer Linda Roth, who is in the field with Wolf Blitzer in Israel, shot this iReport video today at a high school in Ashlekon as she and the crew ran for shelter while sirens blared. The school had been hit by a rocket earlier in the morning. 'The sirens went off minutes after we arrived. The camera was hanging around my neck,' she said.


Filed under: iReport • Israel • Israeli-Palestinian conflict
November 19th, 2012
07:08 PM ET

Blair: I hope we can get a cease-fire

Middle East Envoy and Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair talks to Wolf Blitzer about the urgent effort to broker cease-fire.

November 19th, 2012
06:56 PM ET

IDF Spokeswoman: A ground operation is still an option

Israel Defense Forces Spokeswoman Avital Leibovitch talks to Wolf Blitzer about a possible Israeli ground operation in Gaza.

November 19th, 2012
06:45 PM ET

Palestinian negotiator: “Hell broke loose over our heads”

In an interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer, Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat condemns Israeli airstrikes and talks about the possibilities of a cease-fire.

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