President Barack Obama holds a bilateral meeting with President Dmitry Medvedev of Russia in the Oval Office, June 24, 2010

President Barack Obama holds a bilateral meeting with President Dmitry Medvedev of Russia in the Oval Office, June 24, 2010

The Friday News Roundup. Cuba says it will release dozens of political prisoners, suspected al Qaeda operatives are arrested in Norway and the latest in the Russia spy incident.

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  • James Kitfield senior correspondent, National Journal magazine.
  • Nancy Youssef Pentagon correspondent, McClatchy newspapers.
  • Trudy Rubin foreign affairs columnist and editorial board member at the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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