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 5-7pm 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 5-7pm ET on CNN.

May 26th, 2014
07:11 PM ET

Tracking crime from 10,000 feet above

Brian Todd reports on specially equipped Cessnas that can monitor large sections of cities in order to find suspects.


Filed under: Brian Todd • Crime • National security • Situation Room
May 26th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

Analyst: Outed CIA agent will be pulled

CNN's Brianna Keilar speaks to Ryan Lizza and Bob Baer about the political and security implications of the CIA leak.


Filed under: Brianna Keilar • CIA • National security • Situation Room
May 26th, 2014
07:07 PM ET

Obama spends Memorial Day in Afghanistan

CNN's Jim Acosta looks at how the President spent Memorial Day weekend.


Filed under: Afghanistan • Jim Acosta • National security • Politics • President Obama • Situation Room
May 26th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Billionaire claims victory in Ukraine

Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine's "chocolate king," says he won the country's presidential election. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Situation Room • Ukraine
@JimSciutto answers your Ukraine Twitter questions
May 26th, 2014
06:15 PM ET
5 p.m. Ukraine Twitter chat with #JimInUkraine
May 26th, 2014
03:46 PM ET

5 p.m. Ukraine Twitter chat with #JimInUkraine

A billionaire candy tycoon known as the "Chocolate King" will be Ukraine's next president. A seasoned politician, Petro Poroshenko is known for his pro-European Union views and said Russia needs to participate in bringing peace to eastern Ukraine.

But his promises to work for peace are being overshadowed by a new round of bloody fighting.

CNN's Jim Sciutto is on the ground in Ukraine, where he's been reporting on the elections and ongoing violence there. In the 5 p.m. ET hour, after his live report on the Situation Room, Jim will jump onto Twitter to answer YOUR questions about Ukraine. Please send your questions to @JimSciutto using the hashtag #JimInUkraine.

Post by:
Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Ukraine
May 26th, 2014
01:55 PM ET

USS Cole remembers its deadly past

As it docks in New York for Fleet Week, the USS Cole, arguably the most famous - or infamous - ship in the U.S. Navy, remembers its violent past and derives from it a source of strength. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.


Filed under: Miguel Marquez • National security • U.S. Navy