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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 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
06:32 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 24th, 2014
08:32 PM ET

Will ISIS target Jordan next?

As they continue their rampage through Iraq in pursuit of an Islamic caliphate, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria may be targeting a key American ally next. CNN's Brian Todd looks at whether there are any clues in ISIS's recent success to where they may head next.

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Filed under: International affairs • Terror
June 20th, 2014
09:22 PM ET

Secret video of ISIS smuggled out by wanted man

A man who fled from Mosul, Iraq, shows CNN Senior International Correspondent Arwa Damon video that provides a rare glimpse into how ISIS is winning - and then ruling - over people in the cities they seize.


Filed under: Arwa Damon • Iraq • Terror
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
June 16th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Gruesome video shows executions by ISIS

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has stepped up their brutal propaganda campaign. The deadly terror group, on a rampage across Iraq, just released a gruesome new video that shows members interrogating and killing prisoners. CNN's Arwa Damon reports from inside Iraq.


Filed under: Arwa Damon • International affairs • Iraq • Terror
June 12th, 2014
07:14 PM ET

The new Osama bin Laden?

As ISIS, or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, continues its bloody rampage across Iraq, many wonder who is the man at the head of an organization so brutally skilled and universally feared. He's been called the most dangerous terrorist in the world and the next Osama bin Laden. CNN's Brian Todd profiles Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

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Filed under: International affairs • Terror
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