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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer is the command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. Your world: raw, unfiltered and live. You see it when we see it.
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The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer is the command center for breaking news, politics and extraordinary reports from around the world. Your world: raw, unfiltered and live. You see it when we see it.

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Trump announces Turkey sanctions amid Syrian bloodshed; Former Trump adviser testifying in impeachment probe; State department official, ambassador set to testify this week; New poll: Warren and Biden lead Democrats on eve of CNN debate

10/15/2019
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McConnell: "Gravely concerned by Trump's Syria withdrawal; Source: Former White House adviser praises ousted ambassador to Ukraine during impeachment testimony; Trump threatens "powerful" sanctions for Turkey's actions in Syria; Syrian forces return to towns held by Kurds before U.S. troops pulled out and Turkish military attacked; White officer fatally shoots African-American woman inside her own home, Police Chief says he may face charges via Knit

Duration:00:40:13

New York Times: Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine says Trump wanted her removed and blames "unfounded and false claims" about her, Trump won't say if Giuliani is still his personal attorney, Trump rails against Schiff's parody of his Ukraine call after ma

10/12/2019
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Trump loses five court cases in one day as he distances himself from Giuliani and issues rise around new impeachment counsel, Wolf one-on-one with former Obama national security adviser, Rice: Trump gave Turks a "green light" to go into Turkey, Rice: Trump engaging in "ugly race-baiting and hate-mongering", Trump rails against Schiff's parody of his Ukraine call after making up a conversation during political rally, U.S. official: Turkish artillery hit close to U.S. forces in Syria, Pentagon...

Duration:00:36:48

Feds arrest Giuliani associates who sought dirt on Biden, Trump on arrested Giuliani associates: "I don't know them"

10/10/2019
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Democrats subpoena Energy Secretary Rick Perry for documents, Sources: Trump political appointee froze aid to Ukraine, Trump says "I hope not" when asked if he's worried Giuliani will be indicted, Trump weighs sanctions on Turkey amid growing bloodshed in Syria, Democratic Presidential candidates discuss LGBTQ issues tonight via Knit

Duration:00:38:09

Trump hedges on whether he would cooperate with impeachment probe if House votes to authorize it; Trump predicts ISIS fighters are "going to be escaping to Europe" if they're freed due to Turkish offensive

10/9/2019
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Trump predicts impeachment fight could go to Supreme Court; Sources: House Democrats preparing new subpoenas in response to Trump's defiance of impeachment probe; Trump attacks Biden after the Democrat calls for the President's impeachment for first time; Republican anger at Trump grows as Turkey launches "sickening" attack on U.S. allies; Pence says he didn't discuss the Bidens with Ukraine President, has no objection to releasing transcripts of his own calls; Democrats plot new phase in...

Duration:00:39:15

White House tells Pelosi Trump won't participate in impeachment inquiry, claiming it's unconstitutional; Sources: Trump aides alerted national security lawyers about his Ukraine call, raising concerns and seeking to contain damage;

10/8/2019
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House Democrats to subpoena key witness in Ukraine scandal investigation after White House blocked his testimony; Poll: majority of Americans support launch of impeachment inquiry, including nearly three-in-ten republicans; Former Representative Trey Gowdy joins Trump legal team; Syrian war defector calls on Congress to take action after revealing atrocities committed by Assad regime; Parents of British teen killed in car crash ask Trump to return U.S. Diplomat's wife who fled the country...

Duration:00:47:12

Title: Sources: Extreme measures being considered to protect whistleblower in event of congressional testimony; House Democrats subpoena Pentagon and Office of Management and Budget, threaten to subpoena three Giuliani associates; Trump: "I'm not siding w

10/7/2019
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Trump facing bipartisan backlash over decision to clear the way for Turkish attack on U.S. -allied Kurds in northern Syria; Trump downplays prominent Republicans' criticism of his Syrian decision, says he "consulted with everybody"; Biden facing dual threats: Trump's attacks, Warren surge; New poll shows Biden stronger than Warren or Sanders in matchups against Trump in Wisconsin; NBA under fire for apologizing to China; via Knit

Duration:00:38:49

House Dems drafting subpoenas for White House documents and demanding documents from Pence in impeachment inquiry; Angry Biden declares Trump "has indicted himself"; Sen. Sanders released from hospital

10/5/2019
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Ex-Diplomat: Trump said Ukraine "tried to take me down" and was influenced by negative information from Giuliani; WSJ: GOP Senator says Trump appointee told him Trump was holding up Ukraine aid over Biden investigation; Texts show efforts by Trump envoys to get Ukraine to probe Bidens amid concern about quid pro quo; House Intelligence Committee meets with Intelligence Community Inspector General; As denuclearization talks with U.S. resume, North Korea warns new submarine-based missile is a...

Duration:00:36:58

Trump urges China to investigate Bidens, repeating request for foreign interference in U.S. Election; Washington Post: Trump's Ex-Ukraine envoy told lawmakers Giuliani was warned that Ukrainians were feeding him bad info on Bidens

10/3/2019
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Trump urges China to investigate Bidens, repeating request for foreign interference in U.S. Election; Washington Post: Trump's Ex-Ukraine envoy told lawmakers Giuliani was warned that Ukrainians were feeding him bad info on Bidens; Washington Post: IRS whistleblower complained treasury appointee tried to interfere with audit of Trump or Pence; Wall Street Journal: Trump ordered removal of Ukraine Ambassador after complaints from Giuliani and others; Putin praises Trump's "Courage" as...

Duration:00:47:00

Trump erupts over impeachment, ramps up attacks on Intel Chairman Schiff and blasts probe as "bullshit"; Trump ramps up attacks on Schiff, calls for him to resign; As Trump rails against impeachment "Bullshit," most republicans are silent on Ukraine scand

10/2/2019
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State Department watchdog delivers mysterious packet to key House panels during "urgent" briefing; Democrats: State Department watchdog gives Congress mysterious Ukraine "Disinformation" packet sent to Pompeo; Trump claims he'll cooperate with impeachment investigators even as his administration stonewalls; Washington Post: Trump involved Pence in efforts to pressure Ukraine's leader; aides say VP was not aware of pursuit of dirt on Bidens; House Intel says it didn't review whistleblower...

Duration:00:48:22

Sources: Trump's former Ukraine envoy still plans to appear at deposition Thursday, despite Pompeo letter;New York Times: Trump suggested shooting migrants in the legs, putting snakes or alligators in water-filled trench at border

10/1/2019
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Pompeo, Democrats accuse each other of witness intimidation, as Secretary of State stalls letting officials talk to Congress; Top GOP senator breaks with Trump to support whistleblower, says "uninformed speculation" by politicians "doesn't serve the country"; State Department Inspector General requests "urgent" Hill briefing tomorrow afternoon on Ukraine documents; Police officer who killed her neighbor in his own home found guilty of murder, could face life in prison; Sanders reports $25.3...

Duration:00:40:53

House Intelligence Committee subpoenas Giuliani for Ukraine documents; Source: Trump pressed Australia to help Barr investigate origins of Mueller probe; GOP Congressman Chris Collins resigns, will plead guilty in insider trading case;

10/1/2019
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Trump "trying to find out" whistleblower's identity; CNN Exclusive: New poll shows support for impeachment growing; Public evenly split on impeachment but support rising among Independents and Republicans; Source: Pompeo was on Trump's Ukraine phone call; Source: Former Chief of Staff Kelly would press mute so staffers could give Trump guidance during calls; Trump staff would babysit his phone calls and frequently had to reel him in; Heard politically embarrassing comments in Trump phone...

Duration:00:42:26

Pompeo subpoenaed for Ukraine documents by three house committees in impeachment probe

9/27/2019
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Schiff to CNN: Impeachment hearings as soon as next week, After committing to attend Kremlin-backed conference, Giuliani tells CNN he will not go, Biden comments on Trump impeachment probe via Knit

Duration:00:37:01

Whistleblower: Trump abused power by trying to get Ukraine to interfere in 2020 election, White House tried to cover it up

9/27/2019
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Trump attacks whistleblower's sources, likening them to spies who would be executed in "old days" via Knit

Duration:00:42:19

White House rough transcript shows Trump repeatedly pushed Ukrainian president to investigate Biden's son, rough transcript shows Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate Biden, Rep. Quigley gives Wolf first-hand account of whistleblower complaint: "deeply dis

9/25/2019
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White House rough transcript shows Trump repeatedly pushed Ukrainian president to investigate Biden's son, rough transcript shows Trump pushed Ukraine to investigate Biden, Rep. Quigley gives Wolf first-hand account of whistleblower complaint: "deeply disturbing" via Knit

Duration:00:45:21

Pelosi announces formal impeachment inquiry

9/24/2019
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GOP responds to Pelosi opening impeachment inquiry via Knit

Duration:01:02:47

Three House Committees now threatening subpoenas after Trump admits talking to Ukraine about Biden; Feds: U.S. soldier charged with sending bomb making instructions over social media, suggested targeting a major news network; House Democrats threaten subp

9/23/2019
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As Democrats call whistleblower complaint "tipping point" for impeaching Trump, three committees threaten subpoenas; New CNN poll: Warren surges among Iowa voters, neck-and-neck with Biden ahead of Democratic caucuses; France, Germany and UK join U.S. in blaming Iran for Saudi oil attacks as Pentagon prepares to deploy troops; Key Democrat warns U.S. deployment to Saudi Arabia could lead to full-scale armed conflict with Iran; Prince Harry, Meghan & Baby Archie begin 10-day tour of Africa;...

Duration:00:41:28

Wall Street Journal: Trump pressured Ukrainian president about eight times in one phone call to investigate Joe Biden's son, Suspect in custody after SUV smashes through wall, Global protests demand action on climate change

9/20/2019
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Biden on Giuliani claim: no "credible outlet has given any credibility to his assertion", Global protests demand action on climate change, North Korea praises Bolton's departure from White House as Trump trash talks his former national security adviser via Knit

Duration:00:37:37

Sources: Intel inspector suggests whistleblower concerned about multiples acts amid report complaint involves Trump; Sources: White House and Justice Department advised intel chief to withhold whistleblower complaint from Congress; Washington Post: Trump'

9/19/2019
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Iranian Foreign Minister wars of "all out water; Feds unveil terrorism charges against man accused of scouting U.S. targets for potential Hezbollah attacks; Sources: Trump's communications with foreign leader sparked whistleblower complaint withheld from Congress; Rescues and mandatory evacuations under way as flash floods, 30+ inches of rain swamp parts of Texas; Israeli leaders warn of possible third election amid deadlock; Trump distances himself from Netanyahu as Israel PM in political...

Duration:00:40:12

Trump threatens "Ultimate option" against Iran as Pompeo calls attack on Saudi oil an "Act of War", Trump names former hostage envoy National Security Adviser

9/18/2019
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Prosecutors: Mechanic accused of sabotaging passenger jet downloaded ISIS video to his phone, Trump's acting spy chief refusing to share "Urgent" whistleblower complaint with House Intelligence Committee, House Intelligence Chair threatens to subpoena acting director, Trump says U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien will replace Bolton as National Security Adviser, Uncertainty in Israel as Netanyahu and his main rival seek support of minor parties to form ruling coalition, Netanyahu unites...

Duration:00:38:37

Trump's ex-campaign manager stonewalls, clashes with Democrats in impeachment hearing; Lewandowski confirms Trump asked him to help limit Mueller investigation; Lewandowski: I have no obligation to be honest with the media

9/17/2019
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Nadler rebukes Lewandowski, warns of holding him in contempt; Trump praises ex-campaign manager as Lewandowski stonewalls Democrats on orders from the White House; Trump's EPA set to revoke California's authority to set vehicle standards; CNN source: "very high probability" attacks on Saudi oil sites launched from Iranian base; Pompeo heading to Saudi Arabia over Iran tensions; New post-debate poll: Biden leads Democrats with 31%, Warren rises to 25%, Sanders third with 14%; Threat of deadly...

Duration:00:42:28