KIEV/ DONETSK, Ukraine, July 26- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday his country was not fighting a civil war in its east but was fighting "foreign mercenaries", hailing soldiers for forcing pro-Russian rebels out of several towns and cities.» Read More
Six weeks after terrorists attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, NBC News confirms that the White House received an email from the safe room inside the Benghazi Embassy six hours after the attack. Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI), House Intelligence Committee chairman, shares his opinions.
New information suggests the White House might have known about the assault in Libya as it was happening. Larry Kudlow asks, "Why didn't the White House immediately send assistance to protect American lives?"
NBC's Mike Viqueira reports on emails from intelligence officials that were released about the Benghazi attacks; and Gen. Barry McCaffrey, U.S. Army Retiree and Col. Jack Jacobs, U.S. Army Retiree & NBC Military analyst, discuss how the White House's story regarding the attack in Benghazi may differ from the actual timeline of events.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on President Obama and Mitt Romney's position on energy independence for North America.
With anti-austerity protests across Europe resulting in civil unrest, Switzerland is taking unusual precautions to prepare its army for a refugee crisis or the possibility of protests at home created by a financial crisis.
In the second debate of the 2012 general election campaign—the only debate between the Vice Presidential candidates—the facts themselves became one of the issues.
Discussing whether an Iranian currency collapse could lead to a revolution, with Peter Brookes, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, and Don Luskin, Trend Macro; and America's warriors are being denied the right to vote, with Kyndra Rotunda, Military Voter Protection Project.
On Thursday, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the world must draw a "red line" to stop Iran's nuclear program. Larry Kudlow wants to know why President Obama didn't impose the same ultimatum. With General Wesley Clark and Alan Dershowitz, Harvard Law Professor.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the UN General Assembly, and says "the red line must be drawn on Iran's nuclear enrichment program because these enrichment facilities are the only nuclear installations that we can definitely see and credibly target."
A new survey from the Business Roundtable confirms Larry Kudlow's worst fears, the fiscal cliff has already paralyzed Corporate America, with Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris.
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President of Indonesia, discusses the violence in the Middle East, shares his opinions on free speech, and makes the case for investing in his country. "There is a limitation in exercising a human right," he says.
According to Larry Kudlow there's something you don't know about the attacks in Libya that killed 4 Americans; something the White House held back.
Security controls have caused the United States to close embassies and consulates in Libya, Tunisia, Yemen, Egypt and others as Middle East turmoil continues. Mark Steyn, author of "After America," provides perspective.
We're not talking about the Persian Gulf. It's the South China Sea where China and Vietnam are on a collision course that could result in higher commodity prices and far worse.
Oil production is merely a mirage, as is security in Libya, which was doomed from the day one PG (post-Gaddafi) because of the way it was “liberated."
Jim Maceda, NBC News, reports on the latest rioting in Cairo.
"He was a great man," says Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ) discussing the life of slain U.S. Libyan Ambassador Christopher Stevens. McCain also weighs in on current U.S. policies in the Middle East, calling them "very weak," saying the country needs "more robust American leadership."
Discussing growing tensions in the Middle East, and the political and economic implications of the recent uprisings, with Karim Sadjadpour, Carnegie Endowment Iran analyst.
"The United States condemns in the strongest terms this outrageous and shocking attack, " exclaims President Obama, remarking on yesterday's attack on the U. S. Embassy in Libya; killing four Americans, including the American Ambassador. "Make no mistakes, we will work with the Libyan government to bring to justice the killers who attacked our people, he added.
A look at how fallout from Isaac; conflict in Iran; and a fire at Venezuela's largest refinery is impacting energy prices, with Dan Yergin, IHS vice chairman.