Today's Situation Room:

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.

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.

August 7th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

How ISIS could threaten the U.S.

Brian Todd takes a look at how ISIS could threaten the United States and give the country reason to intervene in Iraq.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Iraq • National security • Situation Room
August 7th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

U.S. starts aid drop mission in Iraq

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on the United States starting humanitarian aid drops in Iraq to help those trapped by ISIS.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Iraq • National security • Situation Room
August 6th, 2014
01:43 PM ET

Middle East in turmoil: Worst we've ever seen?

These days, it seems the whole world is on fire, but no where more so than the Middle East. Even seasoned experts in foreign affairs agree: The crisis there is the worst they have ever seen. From the violence in Gaza to the rampage by the Islamic State, Jim Sciutto explains the region's instability.

August 5th, 2014
07:21 PM ET

Egypt the key truce-broker in Middle East deal

As an Israeli delegation arrives in Cairo for peace talks with Palestinian representatives, Egypt will, once again, play a crucial role as an intermediary. CNN's Elise Labott reports on what is different this time around.

August 1st, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Israel-Hamas cease-fire collapses

CNN's Jim Sciutto reports on the collapse of the 72 hour cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas.

August 1st, 2014
07:06 PM ET

Who violated the cease-fire agreement?

CNN's Tom Foreman tells the Israeli and Hamas versions of what allegedly happened during a cease-fire violation.

July 30th, 2014
07:09 PM ET

Israeli Jews: Time to crush Hamas

Polls show Israeli Jews do not want a cease-fire. Instead, as CNN's Sara sidner reports, they want Hamas crushed.

July 30th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

U.S. resupplying Israel with ammunition

Wolf Blitzer talks to State Department Deputy Spokeswoman Marie Harf about the U.S. resupplying Israel with ammunition.

July 30th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Hamas films deadly tunnel attack

Hamas releases video showing an attack staged from an underground tunnel as Israel works to find and destroy the network.

July 28th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Wolf Blitzer goes inside a Hamas tunnel

CNN's Wolf Blitzer goes inside one of Hamas' tunnels near the Gaza border with Israel.

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