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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 21st, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Anti-missile technology on U.S. planes?

Should U.S. airlines and commercial planes be equipped with missile deflecting technology? CNN's Brian Todd reports.


Filed under: mh17 • National security • Situation Room • Todd Akin
July 11th, 2014
12:51 PM ET

Could ISIS make a 'dirty bomb?'

According to Iraq's government, terrorist groups seized almost 90 pounds of uranium from Mosul University.


Filed under: National security • Pamela Brown • Situation Room • Terror
July 9th, 2014
06:55 PM ET

U.S. weighs drone strike on ISIS leader

American officials are debating a possible drone strike on ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: National security • Situation Room • Terror
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 30th, 2014
06:33 PM ET

U.S. will send more troops to Iraq

The Pentagon will send a total of 800 troops to Iraq to help the country combat ISIS. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Iraq • National security • Situation Room
June 30th, 2014
06:32 PM ET

ISIS declares 'Islamic Caliphate'

CNN's Mohammed Jamjoom reports that the terror group ISIS will change its name to the "Islamic State."


Filed under: Mohammed Jamjoom • National security • Situation Room • Terror
June 26th, 2014
10:27 AM ET

Feds struggle controling immigrant kids

Feds struggle to control a surge of immigrant kids coming across the border but seek to aid with a new detention center.

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 19th, 2014
07:01 PM ET

Will ISIS and al-Qaeda join forces?

CNN's Mohammed Jamjoom reports on the possibility of ISIS and AQAP joining forces in the Middle East.

June 16th, 2014
07:16 PM ET

Will ISIS attempt to attack America?

Their goal is a transnational Islamic caliphate, and they've already taken huge swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria. But will the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria turn its eye towards the West? CNN's Brian Todd reports on the growing concern among American officials that the group is positioning itself to attack the U.S.

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Filed under: Iraq • National security • Terror
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