Japan's prime minister urges Congress to support the TPP trade pact. Saudi Arabia's king redraws the line of succession. And the death count in Nepal's earthquake surpasses 6,000. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international news stories.
Guest Host: Susan Page
Experts discuss a new Bush administration policy requiring that all hostage cases involving Americans overseas be reviewed for possible government intervention, with a look at the history of such hostage-taking, achieving the release of kidnapped U.S. citizens, and deterring future kidnappings.
- Noel Koch former Pentagon counter terrorism expert
- Larry Johnson international security consultant, former deputy director of counter-terrorism at the State Department
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