• CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses President Obama's view on the Iraq situation and its effects on the global supply of oil.

  • Pres. Obama: Clearly an emergency in Iraq  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:41 PM ET

    President Barack Obama comments on the Iraq situation, saying Iraq is going to need more help from the U.S. and the international community. Obama adds this should be a wakeup call for the Iraqi government.

  • Key facts about the group wreaking havoc in Iraq Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:33 PM ET
    This undated file image posted on a militant website on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 shows fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) marching in Raqqa, Syria.

    While seizing key Iraqi cities has catapulted ISIS onto the world’s radar, the Sunni group has been around for years. NBC News reports.

  • Iraq instability jolts oil prices  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports oil prices are escalating on fighting in Iraq.

  • ISIS advances on Baghdad: Report  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel reports the ISIS, an off-shoot al Qaeda, is marching on Baghdad and the Iraqi government is powerless to stop them.

  • Boehner: Need to resolve major leader issue  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    House Speaker John Boehner, comments on Eric Cantor's primary defeat and discusses America's frustration with Washington and immigration.

  • Boehner: Iraq progress in jeopardy  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    House Speaker John Boehner, discusses the Obama administration's foreign policy agenda and comments on the Bergdahl prisoner exchange.

  • Cashin's warning: Markets 'somewhat vulnerable' Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 10:17 AM ET
    Art Cashin

    Between unrest in Iraq and some "wacky trader folklore," the stock market could fall, trader Art Cashin told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Oil prices higher on Iraq supply worries  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    Oil traders expect continued volatility as tensions in Iraq escalate, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Militant uprising in Iraq targets Baghdad  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    As an off-shoot of terrorist group al Qaeda takes control of northern Iraq, NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel reports on the militants' next move.

  • Brace for higher oil prices: IHS  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 9:11 PM ET

    While oil prices may not hit $140 a barrel, instability in Iraq will definitely set prices on an uptrend, says Nariman Behravesh, Chief Economist at IHS.

  • Iraq won't impact oil in near term: Pro  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 8:35 PM ET

    John Kingston, Global Director of News, Platts, says the advancement of Sunni rebels into the city of Tikrit won't impact oil prices as pipelines in that area have been closed since March.

  • Rough time in Iraq: Howard Dean  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing today's down day on Wall Street and how Iraq is impacting oil prices, with CNBC contributor Howard Dean; Stephanie Link; "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly; and CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Iraq's impact on oil  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 2:42 PM ET

    CNBC contributor John Kilduff says oil could surge $5-$10 in short if the situation in Iraq worsens.

  • Iraq violence 'no threat' to oil supply: Minister  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 5:15 AM ET

    Abdul Kareem Luaibi, Iraqui oil minister, says that the Iraqui government is taking "very strong action" to deal with violence in the north but that the violence is no threat to oil supply.

  • Takeover of Mosul won't impact oil sector: Analyst  Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 12:04 AM ET

    Jay Richards, Commodity Analyst at Just Spreads, says oil traders have factored in the takeover of Mosul in light of long-standing conflicts between rival parties.

  • Geopolitics keeps oil high  Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis explains how political instability in Iraq is impacting oil supply and prices.

  • Iraq eyes pipeline repair after terror attack Friday, 23 May 2014 | 2:46 PM ET

    Iraqi engineers are fixing the main oil pipeline to Turkey after it was shut for nearly three months in attacks by an al Qaeda cell.

  • Wall Street, Big Oil and your pain at the pump Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    Some wonder whether Wall Street and Big Oil are to blame for the high price of gasoline. The answer is yes...and no.

  • Here's why you're paying more at the pump Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 12:17 PM ET

    As the summer driving season looms, U.S. retail gas remains stubbornly lodged near $4 per gallon.