China threatens to retaliate against U.S. companies involved in arms sales to Taiwan; India offers to resume high-level talks with Pakistan; and an Iraqi court allows hundreds of banned candidates to participate in upcoming elections. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.


  • Yochi Dreazen military correspondent for The Wall Street Journal.
  • Elise Labott State Department producer for CNN.
  • Bryan Bender national security reporter, The Boston Globe.

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