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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 5-7pm ET on CNN.

July 21st, 2014
07:05 PM ET

President faces two battlefronts

CNN's Jim Acosta reports on the two crises that president Obama's administration is simultaneously confronting.

July 21st, 2014
07:04 PM ET

U.S. sees Russian role in shootdown

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on new intelligence that may help officials uncover what really happened to flight MH-17.


Filed under: Barbara Starr • mh17 • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine
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.

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Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Ukraine
May 23rd, 2014
08:16 PM ET

Ahead of elections, Ukraine's deadliest day

Violence is surging again in Ukraine as pro-Russian militants are trying to impede Sunday's presidential elections. CNN's Chief National Security Correspondent Jim Sciutto is on the ground.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Ukraine
May 19th, 2014
06:48 PM ET

Putin again pledges to pull troops back

Putin said that Russian troops would be moved from the Ukraine border, but NATO says they have not seen any withdrawal.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Vladimir Putin
May 9th, 2014
07:11 PM ET

Putin's show of force in Crimea

Putin makes his first visit to the disputed region of Crimea since Russia annexed it from Ukraine. Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine
May 6th, 2014
06:52 PM ET

Ukraine may be on brink of war

Government forces in Ukraine step up to rally against pro-Russian forces, leading to at least 30 dead militants and fresh warnings of an all-out civil war. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.


Filed under: International affairs • Jim Sciutto • Russia • Ukraine
May 5th, 2014
07:02 PM ET

Journalist: Pro-Russians abducted us

Buzzfeed correspondent Mike Giglio talks to Wolf Blitzer about being held captive in Ukraine by pro-Russian militants.


Filed under: International affairs • Situation Room • Ukraine • Wolf Blitzer
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