News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

Britain announces its largest public spending cuts since World War Two. The Pentagon seeks approval for a major arms deal with Saudi Arabia. And nearly a quarter of the ballots cast in Afghanistan's parliamentary election are expected to...

Britain announces its largest public spending cuts since World War Two. The Pentagon seeks approval for a major arms deal with Saudi Arabia. And nearly a quarter of the ballots cast in Afghanistan's parliamentary election are expected to be thrown out because of fraud. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Guests

Tom Gjelten

correspondent, NPR, and author of "Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause."

Elise Labott

senior State Department producer for CNN.

James Kitfield

senior correspondent, National Journal magazine.

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