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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.

March 7th, 2014
06:47 PM ET

Ukrainian pop star's emotional plea

Ukrainian pop star Ruslana speaks out in support of Ukraine and against Russian President Vladimir Putin.


Filed under: Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin • Wolf Blitzer
March 7th, 2014
06:40 PM ET

Does photo show Putin meeting Reagan?

Brian Todd examines a photo that White House photographer Pete Souza says is Putin meeting former President Reagan.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Ronald Reagan • Situation Room • Vladimir Putin
March 6th, 2014
08:07 PM ET

Putin's high-powered U.S. lobbyists

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the American firms that make money lobbying and doing public relations for Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian interests in the U.S.

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Filed under: Lobbying • Russia • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
March 5th, 2014
08:15 PM ET

Fmr. Obama Adviser: Putin not crazy

Pres. Obama's former national security adviser Tom Donilon tells Wolf Blitzer that Putin isn't crazy, but as an autocrat at the center of a regime, he may be getting bad intelligence from his supporters.

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Filed under: Interviews • Russia • Tom Donilon • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
March 5th, 2014
07:54 PM ET

Putin pulling a double standard?

Less than a year after Putin's New York Times op-ed condemning the use of force in Syria without UN consent, Russia has troops on the ground in Ukraine. CNN's Brian Todd reports many are now calling the Russian leader a hypocrite.

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Filed under: foreign policy • Syria • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
March 4th, 2014
07:34 AM ET

Inside the mind of Vladimir Putin

CNN's Brian Todd examines Russian President Vladimir Putin and what is behind his aggression in Ukraine - from restoring the Russian empire to extreme paranoia.

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Filed under: Russia • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
February 20th, 2014
07:15 PM ET

Ukraine's dependency on Putin exposed

CNN's Jim Sciutto explains the strong ties Russian President Vladimir Putin has with conflict-torn Ukraine.


Filed under: Jim Sciutto • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
February 20th, 2014
07:02 PM ET

Will Putin send troops into Ukraine?

CNN's Fareed Zakaria takes a look at the chances Russian President Vladimir Putin would send troops into Ukraine.


Filed under: Fareed Zakaria • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin • Wolf Blitzer
February 4th, 2014
07:06 PM ET

Putin cozies up with snow leopards

With new terror threats to the Winter Olympic Games and its athletes, Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Sochi to inspect the grounds - and pet some snow leopards. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.


Filed under: Nick Paton Walsh • Olympics • Russia • Vladimir Putin
January 17th, 2014
06:42 PM ET

Putin to gays: Leave children in peace

Russian President Vladimir Putin assures gay individuals that they are safe, but asks that they leave children in peace.


Filed under: Nic Robertson • Olympics • Russia • Vladimir Putin
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