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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 5-7pm ET on CNN.

November 19th, 2014
06:49 PM ET

ISIS blamed for suicide attack in Irbil

A suicide car bomb detonated near an Iraqi government building, killing at least four people. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
November 18th, 2014
09:07 PM ET

5 killed in synagogue stabbing attack

Four rabbis - including three Americans - and a policeman were killed in a terror attack at a synagogue in Jerusalem.

Kerry: Jerusalem attacks an 'atrocity'
Secretary of State John Kerry calls on leaders to "lead their people" to peaceful actions after the Jerusalem attack.

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Filed under: Ben Wedeman • Elise Labott • Israel • John Kerry • National security • Terror
November 18th, 2014
08:53 PM ET

Drone shortage threatens fight vs. ISIS

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports there may not be enough drones to keep up with the U.S. battle against growing terror threats.

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Filed under: Drone • International affairs • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
November 17th, 2014
06:53 PM ET

Hunting ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John'

The hunt to track down ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is underway after another beheading video surfaces.

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Filed under: ISIS • Jihad • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
November 17th, 2014
06:39 PM ET

ISIS video might give clues about killers

CNN's Brian Todd outlines the difference of the latest ISIS execution video and the clues it might give authorities.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror
November 14th, 2014
07:14 PM ET

Secret Service blunders revealed

The White House fence-jumping incident prompts a review. It faults Secret Service's training and communications.

November 14th, 2014
06:48 PM ET

Ex-SEAL: Treated bin Laden 'as a threat'

Robert, O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL who says he shot and killed Osama bin Laden, describes the 2011 raid in Pakistan. Full story

November 14th, 2014
06:46 PM ET

ISIS hit with coalition airstrikes

The U.S. and other coalition forces unleash 33 airstrikes on key ISIS locations. Elise Labott reports on their effect.

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Filed under: Elise Labott • ISIS • National security • Terror
November 14th, 2014
06:39 PM ET

Perilous shortfalls at U.S. nuclear bases

CNN's Tom Foreman reports on the aging U.S. nuclear program and what it means for the country's defenses.

November 14th, 2014
10:48 AM ET

Are ISIS and al Qaeda joining forces?

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki speaks to Wolf Blitzer about reports that ISIS and al Qaeda are merging together.


Filed under: al Qaeda • ISIS • Jen Psaki • National security • State Department • Terror
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