Friday News Roundup - Hour 2
The plot thickened during the week as more bizarre details emerged about an alleged assassination plot against a Saudi diplomat in the U.S. capital; China warned of a trade war after the Senate passed a bill threatening to penalize countries that undervalue their currency; Israel and Hamas agreed to a prisoner swap that will see the release of Gilad Shilat after more than five years in captivity; and Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi lived to fight another day after just barely scrapping through a critical confidence vote. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top national news stories.
chief international columnist, El Pais.
senior State Department producer for CNN.
NPR national security correspondent and author of "Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause."