Guest Host: Susan Page

The Friday News Roundup. The U.S. considers bi-lateral talks with Iran. President Obama meets with top military commanders on strategy for Afghanistan and the I.M.F. says the world economy is on the mend. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.

Guests

  • David Loyn foreign correspondent for the BBC; author of "In Afghanistan: Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation."
  • Jonathan Landay national security and intelligence correspondent for McClatchy Newspapers.
  • Barbara Slavin journalist and author; former assistant managing editor for world and national security at "The Washington Times."

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