July 3rd, 2013
12:47 AM ET

Pres. Morsy defies military's ultimatum

After Egypt's president refuses to step down, Cairo braces for more protester clashes. Ben Wedeman reports.

Update: 3:15 p.m. ET
Egypt's top military officer announced President Mohamed Morsy is no longer the leader of the country. In a televised address on Wednesday, Gen. Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi outlined a political road map for the country to follow. He warned the military would respond firmly to any violence.

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July 2nd, 2013
12:18 AM ET

Egypt's military gives Morsy ultimatum

Thousands protest in Tahrir Square after Egypt's military tells the government to "meet the demands of the people."

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June 24th, 2013
10:32 PM ET

Berlusconi's 'bunga bunga' problem

Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced to seven years in prison for abusing power and having sex with an underage prostitute. Ben Wedeman reports from Milan, Italy.

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February 25th, 2013
11:35 PM ET

Allegations of corruption at the Vatican

CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the controversy surrounding the Pope's resignation and the selection of his successor.

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February 1st, 2013
09:47 PM ET

Peaceful protests turn violent in Egypt

CNN's Ben Wedeman reports from Cairo on the clashes between anti-government demonstrators and Egyptian police.

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August 16th, 2012
04:26 PM ET

Syrian regime attacks hospital

CNN's Ben Wedeman was in Aleppo when the Syrian regime attacked a rebel-controlled hospital from the air. One 12-year-old boy suffered injuries from shrapnel and caregivers are finding it more difficult to help the wounded.

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August 7th, 2012
10:52 PM ET

Syrian rebels preparing for govt. assault

CNN's Ben Wedeman says the Syrian opposition will battle the regime's reinforcements without their own heavy weaponry.

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October 20th, 2011
03:53 PM ET

Video: With Gadhafi dead, Libya looks to an uncertain future

Editor's note: Tune in to AC360 at 8 p.m. ET for the latest on Gadhafi's death, reaction from around the world and what's next for Libya.

(CNN) - The death of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, who was killed Thursday in his hometown of Sirte, Libya, is "an important step" for Libya, but don't expect the fighting to end right away, said CNN senior international correspondent Ben Wedeman. Wedeman, the first Western television reporter to enter and report from inside Libya during the war, talked about how Gadhafi's life ended and what his death means for Libya's future and the civil war.


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