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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.

June 30th, 2014
06:35 PM ET

Al Qaeda building 'undetectable' bombs?

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on claims that al Qaeda is building new bombs that cannot be detected by traditional means.


Filed under: al Qaeda • Jim Sciutto • National security • Situation Room • Terror
June 19th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Will there be a third Iraq war?

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on President Obama's comments about the role of the U.S. in the crisis in Iraq.

June 11th, 2014
06:58 PM ET

Terrorists gain ground in Iraq fighting

Militants seized multiple cities in Iraq as the military fights back to regain control.

May 26th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Billionaire claims victory in Ukraine

Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine's "chocolate king," says he won the country's presidential election. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Situation Room • Ukraine
@JimSciutto answers your Ukraine Twitter questions
May 26th, 2014
06:15 PM ET

@JimSciutto answers your Ukraine Twitter questions

CNN's Jim Sciutto, who is in Kiev covering the elections and unrest in the country, took to Twitter to answer dozens of your questions about Ukraine.

Here's a look at the chat:

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More of Jim's reporting:

Sciutto: Challenges to Ukraine election growing more severe

Fears in peaceful Ukraine capital that violence could spread from east


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Social media • Ukraine
5 p.m. Ukraine Twitter chat with #JimInUkraine
May 26th, 2014
03:46 PM ET

5 p.m. Ukraine Twitter chat with #JimInUkraine

A billionaire candy tycoon known as the "Chocolate King" will be Ukraine's next president. A seasoned politician, Petro Poroshenko is known for his pro-European Union views and said Russia needs to participate in bringing peace to eastern Ukraine.

But his promises to work for peace are being overshadowed by a new round of bloody fighting.

CNN's Jim Sciutto is on the ground in Ukraine, where he's been reporting on the elections and ongoing violence there. In the 5 p.m. ET hour, after his live report on the Situation Room, Jim will jump onto Twitter to answer YOUR questions about Ukraine. Please send your questions to @JimSciutto using the hashtag #JimInUkraine.

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Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Ukraine
May 23rd, 2014
08:16 PM ET

Ahead of elections, Ukraine's deadliest day

Violence is surging again in Ukraine as pro-Russian militants are trying to impede Sunday's presidential elections. CNN's Chief National Security Correspondent Jim Sciutto is on the ground.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Ukraine
May 19th, 2014
06:48 PM ET

Putin again pledges to pull troops back

Putin said that Russian troops would be moved from the Ukraine border, but NATO says they have not seen any withdrawal.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
May 15th, 2014
12:35 AM ET

A warning to U.S.: Terrorists swarming Syria

In an interview with CNN, the President of the Syrian Opposition Coalition has some stern words for the United States and the Western world, slamming them for not coming to the aid of Syrian rebels fighting against the brutal regime of President Bashar al-Assad. But perhaps more importantly, he has a troubling warning: Syria is being overrun by Islamic jihadists, and they may threaten the West down the line. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: al Qaeda • Jim Sciutto • National security • Syria • Terror
May 9th, 2014
07:11 PM ET

Putin's show of force in Crimea

Putin makes his first visit to the disputed region of Crimea since Russia annexed it from Ukraine. Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine
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