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*In the first 20 minutes of this segment, Diane discusses this morning’s bombings in the London transit system with London-based reporter James Brandon, U.S. managing editor for the "Financial Times" Lionel Barber, and Michelle Flournoy of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
- Ashley Tellis senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
- Amit Pandya former official at the U.S. Defense and State Departments, and currently an international management consultant
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