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  • 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."

  • Cashin: No easy answers to Syria

    Discussing the difficulties facing Syria, and the broad impact on the market, with Art Cashin of UBS.

  • Syrian rebel leader 'supports US military strikes': NBC

    NBC News' Richard Engel reports Syrian rebel leader General Salim Idris completely supports the U.S. military strikes.

  • Stocks down on geopolitical risk

    Discussing the market's reaction to the violence in Syria, as well as the countdown to the debt ceiling, with David Bailin, Citi Private Bank.

  • What a US attack on Syria might look like

    Defense Secretary Hagel told BBC the U.S. is "ready to go," in regards to taking action on Syria's chemical weapons attack. NBC News' Jim Miklaszewski and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera report.

  • Don't fight the tape on crude oil, pro says

    WTI could hit these levels on Syrian tensions, Addison Armstrong of Tradition Energy says.

  • Forget Syria, market was due for a pause: Pro

    The stock market's recent decline was due because of fundamentals regardless of geopolitical risk, Josh Brown of Fusion Analytics says.

  • How oil prices could be impacted by Syria

    Eugen Weinberg, head of commodity research at Commerzbank, says the situation in Syria is only relevant to oil prices if the tensions spread to other countries in the region.

  • West to intervene in Syria before week-end?

    Syria has said it would be "defiant" in the face of a U.S- led military intervention, which could take place before the end of the week, reports NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin.

  • Will US be forced to strike Syria?

    Helima Croft, Barclays, discusses whether it is too soon for the U.S. to act on Syria's chemical weapons attack. And NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest details on the intensifying situation there.

  • After news that U.S. missile strikes in Syria could come "as early as Thursday," Cramer suggested some sectors that may help investors protect portfolios amid geopolitical turmoil.

  • US military strikes in Syria now 'premature': Expert

    NBC's Richard Engel reports missile strikes in Syria could come as early as Thursday if President Obama decides it is time to act. And Middle East expert, Ken Timmerman provides insight on the rising tension there and why a military response now is premature.

  • Syria uncertainty driving up gold, silver & oil prices

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports a fear premium is pushing commodity prices higher.

  • Here's what Cramer's watching ahead of the bell

    Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. This morning Cramer is keeping an eye on mounting tension in Syria and the debt battle in Washington.

  • Clear evidence of chemical weapons in Syria: Kerry

    NBC's Richard Engel reports tensions are growing over Syria, as the U.S. discusses ways the Syrian government should be held accountable for suspected chemical attacks.

  • Syria: expect a military intervention soon?

    The prospect of a "looming military intervention" from the international community in Syria raises a lot of political and humanitarian concerns reports NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin.

  • Military intervention in Syria would be limited: Expert

    James Fallon, Middle East analyst at Control Risks, tells CNBC that a military response to Syria's use of chemical weapons would be limited in scale and therefore Assad's stomach to respond would be limited.

  • The next 'world war'could start in Syria: Expert

    Dorothee Schmid, researcher at IFRI, tells CNBC that global conflict is currently in the making and the next world war could start in Syria.