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  • Israel resumes air strikes   Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 6:37 AM ET
    Israel resumes air strikes

    NBC's Martin Fletcher has the latest details on the growing tensions between Israel and Hamas.

  • Israel accepts cease-fire plan; Hamas rejects it   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 6:04 AM ET

    Egypt has offered a cease-fire plan in the Middle East conflict but Hamas rejected it saying it was not consulted, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the crisis.

  • Egypt proposal signals 'international concern': Pro

    Graeme Bannerman, Scholar at the Middle East Institute, says a ceasefire proposal from Egypt indicates an "international concern that the situation in Gaza is getting out of control."

  • Global flash points   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 7:36 AM ET
    Iraqi Shiite men brandish their weapons as they show their willingness to join Iraqi security forces in the fight against jihadist militants who have taken over several northern Iraqi cities, on June 18, 2014, in the capital Baghdad.

    Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates vice chairman, shares his thoughts on the escalating violence in the Middle East, and weighs in on the challenges ahead for China, Brazil and Portugal.

  • Not a good weekend for US foreign policy   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    Not a good weekend for US foreign policy

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the ripple effects of global unrest.

  • Israel says it shot down first drone   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 7:31 AM ET
    Israel says it shot down first drone

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports on the escalating violence in Gaza.

  • Insight to Israel & Hamas battle   Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:16 AM ET
    Insight to Israel & Hamas battle

    Israel is continuing its assault in Gaza overnight, targeting hundreds of Hamas rocket launching sites and underground tunnels. Daniel Kurtzer, Princeton University professor, provides insight to Israel's operation in Gaza.

  • Hamas issues warning to foreign airlines   Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 6:06 AM ET
    Hamas issues warning to foreign airlines

    NBC's Martin Fletcher has the latest details on the crisis between Israel and Gaza as the conflict intensifies.

  • Serbia comes in from the cold with EU ambitions Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 5:01 AM ET
    Belgrade, Serbia

    An international pariah at the end of the 20th century, Serbia has undergone a long rehabilitation so it can approach the EU for membership.

  • Insight to Hamas' tactic   Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 9:51 AM ET
    Insight to Hamas' tactic

    Israel dramatically escalated its aerial assault in Gaza overnight, targeting hundreds of Hamas rocket launching sites and underground tunnels. Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz, provides insight to the effectiveness of the Iron Dome, and the intensifying crisis there.

  • Israel threatens ground invasion of Gaza   Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 7:35 AM ET
    Israel threatens ground invasion of Gaza

    Tensions are escalating in the Middle East, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the continuing crisis.

  • Tensions escalate in the Middle East   Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:02 AM ET
    Tensions escalate in the Middle East

    Israel's aerial assault on Gaza is now in its third day, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher with the latest details on the unrest.

  • Israel on high alert   Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 10:35 AM ET
    Israel on high alert

    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.

  • Economic stakes enormous for Israelis: Expert   Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET
    Economic stakes enormous for Israelis: Expert

    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.

  • Gaza Strip in the crosshairs   Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 7:07 AM ET
    Gaza strip in the crosshairs

    Joshua Mitnick, Wall Street Journal contributor, reports on the latest violence in the Middle East.

  • Israel intensifies attacks on Gaza Strip   Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 6:06 AM ET
    Israel intensifies attacks on Gaza Strip

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin, reports on the latest violence in the Middle East. Airstrikes may not be enough to stop the unrest, says Mohyeldin.

  • Take that, ISIS: Refugees start up own businesses Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    The beauty salon run by Syrian Majedah al-Dabogh in Zaatri, a Jordanian border city that has become home to 100,000 or more refugees.

    A growing number of people who've fled Iraq and Syria are actually managing start their own businesses in Jordan.

  • Is a restoration of order underway in Ukraine?   Sunday, 6 Jul 2014 | 7:44 PM ET
    Is a restoration of order underway in Ukraine?

    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.

  • Merkel warns Russia on sanctions ahead of talks Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    Germany's Angela Merkel warned Moscow ahead of talks on Ukraine that economic sanctions remained an option unless it backed peace efforts.

  • Russia, Ukraine ministers to meet for crisis talks Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 4:07 AM ET
    Pro-Russian activists prepare to break through the gate in front of TRK Donbass television station on April 27, 2014 in Donetsk, Ukraine.

    The Russian, Ukrainian, German and French foreign ministers will meet in Berlin on Wednesday to try to resolve the Ukraine crisis.