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  • Can the UK and US act swiftly in Syria?

    Lord Malloch Brown, former UN deputy secretary general and former foreign office minister, praises the U.K. and U.S. for their reaction to the situation in Syria and talks about how an action could be made.

  • Can US and UK strike Syria without UN approval?

    Hugo Dixon, editor-at-large at Breaking Views, comments on Syria and highlights that it's crucial that the U.S. and U.K display the evidence they say they have before any strike takes place.

  • European markets open lower

    Steve Sedgwick takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in lower over tensions in Syria.

  • Obama's only policy is to show he's not Bush: Sawiris

    Naguib Sawiris, founder of the Free Egyptians Party, talks to CNBC about Obama's record in the Middle East.

  • Syria doesn't deserve a 'Taliban type of government': Sawiris

    Naguib Sawiris, founder of the Free Egyptians Party, tells CNBC that there's a real risk of fanatic terroristic elements gaining the reign in Syria.

  • Syria

    Richard Murphy, former U.S. ambassador to Syria discusses what the U.S. needs to do and outlines his expectations of the possible outcomes.

  • Syria concerns weigh on markets

    Discussing the impact of the crisis in Syria on stocks, with Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital Markets; Scott Nations of NationsShares; and Lewis Lehrman, The Lehrman Institute.

  • Syrian Army behind NYT & Twitter hacks: NBC

    NBC News has learned the Syrian Electronic Army is behind a hack attack of The New York Times and Twitter. NBC's Robert Windrem offers insight.

  • Syria's red line

    NBC is hearing there will likely be U.S. missile strikes on Syria, reports NBC's Richard Engel. Bret Stephens, Wall Street Journal, explains why he thinks the U.S. should aim to kill Syrian President Bashar Assad if it chooses to take military action. Mark Kimmit, Retired U.S. Army Brigadier General, weighs in.

  • Ugly outlook? Cramer eyes Syria & Washington

    Whenever we don't know what's going to happen in the Middle East, we get a real sell-off in the market, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Cramer comments on Syria's impact on oil; as well as looming debt ceiling.

  • Oil surges above $109

    Discussing the fallout from last week's glitch on the Nasdaq, with CNBC's Bob Pisani; and the impact on oil price in relation to Syria, with John Kilduff, Again Capital.

  • Markets on edge: Time to worry?

    How U.S. involvement in Syria could play out this week, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; the "Fast Money" traders share their trades in relation to Russia's relationship with Syria; and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, explains potential headwinds for the market outlook.

  • Syria: Impacting the US economy?

    The situation in Syria is impacting oil prices, surging 3 percent today on concerns of potential U.S. military action. Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, and David Hale of David Hale Global Economics, discuss economic threats.

  • Stocks close lower on Syria concerns

    Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments; Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance; Tim Leach, U.S. Bank Wealth Management Group; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss if the market's sell-off is a result of imminent U.S. military action in Syria.

  • Markets lose acceleration in final hour

    Fears of imminent U.S. military action against Syria moved the markets lower today. David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and CNBC's Jeff Cox discuss concerns.

  • Impact of Syria intervention

    NBC's Jim Miklaszewski has the latest on Syria as the world awaits President Obama's decision on military action. Michael O'Hanlon, Brookings Institution, and Daniel Serwer, Johns Hopkins discuss what this may mean for the markets.

  • Oil and gold soar on Syrian news

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the futures news from the Nymex. Today was the best day of the year for crude.

  • Closing Bell Exchange

    Syria worries are hitting stocks today. Peter Costa, Empire Executions; Todd Schoenberger, LandColt Capital; Joe Duran, United Capital Financial, Lee Partridge, Salient Partners; and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss the effects U.S. military action in Syria may have on the markets.

  • Syria, debt, taper: Market impact

    Discussing what Syria, the potential "taper," and the possible budget battle mean for the markets, with Steve Massocca, Wedbush Hedged Dividend Fund.

  • What intervention in Syria means

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the crisis in the Middle East, and what would happen if the U.S. intervened in Syria. Jacob Shapiro, STRATFOR Middle East analyst, thinks "there is a very high probability there will be some kind of punitive limited strike in Syria in the next few days."