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October 23rd, 2014
07:10 PM ET

Source: Shooter connected to jihadists

Investigation into a shooting in Ottawa uncovers surveillance video of the gunman and his connection to jihadists. Full story

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Filed under: Jihad • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
October 22nd, 2014
06:59 PM ET

New audio of attack: Where do we go?

Journalist Cormac Mac Sweeney shares his experience from the Ottawa shooting and how the shooter might've gotten in.

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Filed under: Canada • must-see video • National security • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 22nd, 2014
06:11 PM ET

Sources: Shooter was convert to Islam

According to U.S. officials, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau has been identified as the likely suspect in the Ottawa shootings.

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Filed under: Canada • Elise Labott • National security • Terror • violence
October 22nd, 2014
05:26 PM ET

Terror on Canada's Parliament Hill

Jim Sciutto reports on the Ottawa shooting on Canada's Parliament Hill and what we know about the attack. Full story

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Filed under: Canada • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror • violence • Wolf Blitzer
October 21st, 2014
05:58 PM ET

Colorado girls caught en route to join ISIS

Authorities stopped three Colorado teenage girls on their way to join ISIS in Iraq and Syria. Pamela Brown reports.

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Filed under: ISIS • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
October 21st, 2014
05:54 PM ET

ISIS says it seized arms dropped by U.S.

ISIS claims to have captured weapons and supplies from a U.S. airdrop, which was intended for the Kurds fighting ISIS.

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Filed under: Barbara Starr • ISIS • National security • Terror
Former U.S. counterterror chief: 'Imminent threat' remains
October 21st, 2014
04:08 PM ET

Former U.S. counterterror chief: 'Imminent threat' remains

Watch CNN's full interview with Matt Olsen during "The Situation Room," airing from 5-7 p.m. ET.

The former head of U.S. counterterror operations said Tuesday the "imminent threat" posed by an al Qaeda offshoot in Syria hasn't lessened after a U.S. air campaign there.

Speaking to CNN's Jim Sciutto, Matt Olsen said by his analysis the threat from the Khorasan group "is still in the same place as it was before" President Barack Obama ordered airstrikes against the terror operation last month. Full story

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Filed under: ISIS • Jim Sciutto • Khorasan • Matt Olsen • National security • Wolf Blitzer
October 20th, 2014
07:02 PM ET

Boy lost foot to ISIS, vows to fight

Nick Paton Walsh speaks to a 15-year-old fighter whose foot was blown off by an ISIS grenade in Kobani.


Filed under: ISIS • National security • Nick Paton Walsh • Terror
October 20th, 2014
06:21 PM ET

White House: ISIS advancements met with airstrikes

Wolf Blitzer talks to Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes about the fight against ISIS.

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Filed under: Ben Rhodes • Iraq • ISIS • National security • Terror • Wolf Blitzer
October 14th, 2014
06:28 PM ET

Is U.S. strategy against ISIS working?

With airstrikes only doing so much damage to ISIS, is the U.S. about to change its strategy? Barbara Starr reports.

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