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.
New settlements complicate Vice President Biden’s visit to Israel. Defense Secretary Gates visits Saudi Arabia. And in Iraq, results for parliamentary elections begin to come in. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.
- Michael Hirsh senior editor at Newsweek.
- Nadia Bilbassy senior U.S. correspondent, MCB TV -- Middle East Broadcast Centre.
- Warren Strobel senior correspondent for foreign affairs, McClatchy Washington bureau.
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