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Tensions are escalating in the Middle East, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the continuing crisis.
Israel's aerial assault on Gaza is now in its third day, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the unrest.
Israeli military launched a major offensive today in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin, reports Israel has opened bomb shelters and put the country on high alert.
Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations president, weighs in on the crisis and turbulence in the Middle East and discusses the widespread economic consequences facing Israel.
Joshua Mitnick, Wall Street Journal contributor, reports on the latest violence in the Middle East.
NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin, reports on the latest violence in the Middle East. Airstrikes may not be enough to stop the unrest, says Mohyeldin.
A growing number of people who've fled Iraq and Syria are actually managing start their own businesses in Jordan.
Pavlo Sultansky, Ambassador of Ukraine to Singapore, says the retake of Slaviansk by Ukrainian forces indicates that order being restored. He is confident that other territories will be recaptured soon.
Germany's Angela Merkel warned Moscow ahead of talks on Ukraine that economic sanctions remained an option unless it backed peace efforts.
The Russian, Ukrainian, German and French foreign ministers will meet in Berlin on Wednesday to try to resolve the Ukraine crisis.
Stephen Nagy, Associate Professor at International Christian University, says Japan's decision to end the ban on "collective self-defense" has no offensive motivations.
Sanctions imposed on Russia have brought growth to a standstill and have had a "chilling effect" on investment, the IMF warned.
Ukrainian President Poroshenko is in Brussels to meet with EU leaders about what to do about the situation with Russia, reports CNBC's Julia Chatterley.
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Corporal Kyle Carpenter shares his story of recovery with CNBC's Carl Quintanilla, after receiving the Congressional Medal of Honor from President Obama. Carpenter shares his experience with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said on Wednesday that he is committed to the process of forming a new government.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis speaks with Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage president, about concerns to potential oil supply disruptions in Libya and Iraq.
Secretary of State John Kerry is in northern Iraq urging the leaders of the Kurdistan region to stand with Baghdad in an attempt to hold Iraq together as a country. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest in the crisis.
If Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki stays in power, expect more fighting. But a replacement will be just as telling.
Providing his perspective on Iraq, former U.S. Secretary of Defense William Cohen, says the most important thing to do is sure up the defenses in Jordan and Saudi Arabia to prevent ISIS from destabilizing both countries.