Police forces in Ciudad Juarez in March 2009, where much of the recent drug-related violence in the country has occurred.

Police forces in Ciudad Juarez in March 2009, where much of the recent drug-related violence in the country has occurred.

Israel says it will ease its blockade of Gaza. New sanctions target Iran’s financial and energy sectors. And drug-related violence in Mexico claims hundreds of lives. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.

Guests

  • Nancy Youssef Pentagon correspondent, McClatchy newspapers.
  • Tom Gjelten correspondent, NPR, and author of "Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause."
  • David Ignatius columnist, "The Washington Post;" co-moderator of "PostGlobal" on washingtonpost.com.

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