News Roundup - Hour 2

U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Mark Bartosch and Staff Sgt. Bradley Watts pull security on the outskirts of the village of Margah, during a presence patrol. Sgt. Maj. Bartosch is the Operations Sgt. Maj. for the 187th Infantry and Staff Sgt. Watts is a member of 4th Platoon, ABU Company, 1-187th Infantry (Air Assault), Combat Outpost Margah, Paktika Province, Afghanistan, 6 May 2010. - Sgt. Derec Pierson for the U.S. Army via isafmedia on Flickr

U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Mark Bartosch and Staff Sgt. Bradley Watts pull security on the outskirts of the village of Margah, during a presence patrol. Sgt. Maj. Bartosch is the Operations Sgt. Maj. for the 187th Infantry and Staff Sgt. Watts is a member of 4th Platoon, ABU Company, 1-187th Infantry (Air Assault), Combat Outpost Margah, Paktika Province, Afghanistan, 6 May 2010.

Sgt. Derec Pierson for the U.S. Army via isafmedia on Flickr

News Roundup - Hour 2

In Afghanistan, General Petraeus is in and General McChrystal out. China says its currency can fluctuate and the U.S. wins a thriller at the World Cup. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news...

In Afghanistan, General Petraeus is in and General McChrystal out. China says its currency can fluctuate and the U.S. wins a thriller at the World Cup. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Guests

Moises Naim

chief international columnist, El Pais.

Elise Labott

senior State Department producer for CNN.

Kevin Whitelaw

defense and foreign policy editor, Congressional Quarterly.

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