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 18th, 2014
07:18 PM ET

CNN reporter ordered to move by police

While reporting live from Ferguson, CNN's Don Lemon and nearby protesters are ordered out of their location by police.


Filed under: Don Lemon • Ferguson • Situation Room
August 18th, 2014
07:16 PM ET

U.S. airstrikes drive ISIS from Mosul dam

Are the latest round of airstrikes against ISIS an expansion of the U.S. mission in Iraq? CNN's Barbara Starr reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Iraq • Situation Room
August 18th, 2014
07:15 PM ET

Who is Officer Darren Wilson?

CNN's Brian Todd profiles Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Ferguson • Situation Room
August 18th, 2014
07:13 PM ET

Radio caller gives cop's side of story

A woman claiming to be a friend of Darren Wilson called a radio station with her account of Michael Brown's death.


Filed under: Brianna Keilar • Ferguson • Situation Room
August 15th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

How concerned is the U.S. by ISIS?

After forcing millions to flee their homes, U.S. intelligence is now trying to determine just how strong ISIS is.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • Iraq • National security • Situation Room
August 14th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Rep.: Syrians arrest reporters, not U.S.

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver says the local police were ill-equipped to handle protesters and disregarded the Constitution.


Filed under: Missouri • Situation Room • Wolf Blitzer
August 14th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Calls in Congress to demilitarize police

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the criticism of the "militarization" of American police, illustrated in Ferguson, Missouri.


Filed under: Brian Todd • National security
August 14th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

How U.S. forces deliver aid to Mt. Sinjar

CNN's Gary Tuchman joins U.S. forces as they deliver humanitarian aid to Yazidis trapped by ISIS on the Sinjar Mountains.


Filed under: Gary Tuchman • International affairs • Iraq
August 12th, 2014
07:46 PM ET

U.S. military weighs humanitarian options in Iraq

More than one hundred additional military advisers will be sent to Iraq, Pentagon sources confirm to CNN's Barbara Starr, as they consider new options for humanitarian relief for the Yazidis trapped by ISIS.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • International affairs • Iraq • Military
August 12th, 2014
07:35 PM ET

ISIS leader: "See you guys in New York"

While U.S. airstrikes in Iraq have damaged the ruthless terrorist group known as ISIS, there are fears it may also be elevating the status of their leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi - and turning his attention towards Western targets. CNN's Brian Todd profiles the mysterious figure, aiming to inherit the mantle of Osama bin Laden.

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Filed under: International affairs • Iraq • National security • Terror
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