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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.

April 9th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Hagel weighs in regarding MH370, Russia

While U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visits Beijing, he talks about the search for MH370 and Russia.


Filed under: Chuck Hagel • Jim Sciutto • Malaysia Airlines flight 370 • Russia • Ukraine
March 10th, 2014
06:42 PM ET

Iranian man linked to stolen passports

CNN's Jim Sciutto gives more information on the missing Malaysia airliner and possible links to terrorism.

March 4th, 2014
07:27 AM ET

Why Ukraine matters so much

CNN's Jim Sciutto is at the Magic Wall to explain why Ukraine has become such an important battleground between Russia and the West and what's really at the heart of the crisis.

NOTE: Those 22% of Americans who say the U.S. should act as the "world's policeman" were part of a CNN/ORC Poll conducted in September 2013, just as the U.S. was contemplating a strike in Syria.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Magic Wall • Russia • Ukraine
February 27th, 2014
07:11 PM ET

Tensions raise even higher in Ukraine

As pro-Russian elements in Ukraine fight back against pro-Western groups, Russia appears to be moving closer and closer to a military intervention. What is Russia up to, and how will the United States react? CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Russia • Ukraine
February 20th, 2014
07:15 PM ET

Ukraine's dependency on Putin exposed

CNN's Jim Sciutto explains the strong ties Russian President Vladimir Putin has with conflict-torn Ukraine.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
February 19th, 2014
12:08 PM ET

Low expectations for Iran nuke talks

A new round of nuclear talks between Iran and the world's major powers has just begun in Vienna, but many already have low expectations that the meetings will be successful. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: Iran • Jim Sciutto • Nuclear
February 14th, 2014
12:07 PM ET

Prisoners freed despite U.S. objections

Sen. Lindsey Graham wants to rethink aid to Afghanistan because of the release of 65 detainees.


Filed under: Afghanistan • Jim Sciutto • Terror
February 12th, 2014
11:29 AM ET

DNI: Al Qaeda morphing, not on run

The country's top intelligence official delivers a sobering assessment of the threats facing the US. Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: al Qaeda • Jim Sciutto
February 10th, 2014
07:46 PM ET

Are Iran's warship nearing the U.S.?

As tensions with Iran thaw after last year's historic nuclear deal, Tehran is issuing new threats against the U.S., promising to send warships into American maritime borders and testing new long-range missiles. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: Iran • Jim Sciutto • Nuclear
February 7th, 2014
07:34 PM ET

North Korea moves American detainee back to labor camp

News that broke in "The Situation Room": CNN's Jim Sciutto reports that North Korea has moved American detainee Kenneth Bae back to a labor camp after allowing him to receive treatment at a hospital.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Kenneth Bae • North Korea
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