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Results from the U.K. election, Iran’s president addresses the U.N. and Iraq’s two biggest Shiite parties unite in hopes of forming a new government. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.
- Michele Kelemen diplomatic correspondent, NPR.
- David Sanger chief Washington correspondent for "The New York Times," author of "The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power."
- James Kitfield senior correspondent, "National Journal" magazine.
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