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  • Lufthansa extends ban on Israel flights     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports a growing number of airlines around the world have decided it's not save to fly into Tel Aviv.

  • Secretary John Kerry is in Israel to push ceasefire talks despite a FAA travel ban, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Volatile day in the pits     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Volatile day for commodities as oil was down on the day. Traders continue to watch the Middle East

  • FAA prohibits flights to Israel: Report     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 2:06 PM ET

    Major U.S. airlines are canceling flights to Israel's Ben Gurion Airport today, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Delta suspends all flights to Tel Aviv: Report     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Passengers at Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport, Israel.

    Delta has suspended all flights to and from Tel Aviv, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Israel's objectives & dilemma     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    Ambassador James Jeffrey, former Deputy National Security Advisor, provides insight into the conflict in the Middle East and relationship between the U.S. and Israeli government.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up on the day, while nat gas was down.

  • 85,000 Palestinians displaced: Report     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the humanitarian situation is worsening in Gaza as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and General Ban Ki-moon are trying to negotiate a ceasefire.

  • Gaza hospital hit, 4 dead: Report     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 2:11 PM ET

    The death toll is rising in the Middle East as a hospital in Gaza City was hit. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports hospitals in the region do not have the basic needs to meet the demands of the people.

  • Why market watching Dubai     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports the Dubai stock market dropped almost 6 percent on Sunday, largely on concerns of an overheating property market.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Obama is taking heat for his handling of geopolitical events taking place around the world.

  • Gaza ceasefire gains momentum: Report     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    NBC's Martin Fletcher reports the latest detail on the conflict between Hamas and Israel as Secretary Kerry travels to the Middle East to seek resolution to the crisis.

  • Talks of Gaza ceasefire: Report     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    NBC's Martin Fletcher reports there appears to be a movement for arranging a ceasefire as Secretary Kerry readies to visit the Gaza region and the death toll inside Gaza has climbed over 500.

  • Hamas kidnaps Israeli soldier: Report     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    NBC's Martin Fletcher reports Israeli airstrikes are pounding Gaza again today and more than 500 Palestinians have been killed since the beginning of the offensive, and Hamas announced they have kidnapped an Israeli soldier.

  • Putin using energy to blackmail Europe: Sen.     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), explains why the U.S. needs to get tougher with Russian President Putin.

  • Markets respond to geopolitical tensions     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    Europe is the loser here and China is the big winner, says Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, sharing his thoughts on the ripple effects of the crisis in Ukraine and the shooting down of Flight MH17.

  • Death toll in Gaza tops 500 Palestinians     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:38 AM ET

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest death toll since heavy fighting began between Israel and Hamas.

  • Mohamed El-Erian

    Mohamed El-Erian shares his thoughts on how the markets are viewing current geopolitical upheavals.

  • Putin's turning point?     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:13 AM ET

    Roman Popadiuk, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, and Angela Stent, Georgetown University professor, discuss the likelihood of increased sanction against Russia and supplying military support to Ukraine.

  • Geopolitcal hotspots: Middle East & Ukraine     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    Secretary Kerry is headed to the Middle East in hopes of brokering a peace deal between the Palestinians and Israel, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Also a look at growing concerns in the U.S. over who was responsible for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.