Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

Syrian peace talks open in Switzerland with harsh exchanges from both sides. Political unrest in Ukraine turns deadly as authorities limit protests. And 13 men are arrested for a gang rape in Bengal, India.

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories: Syrian peace talks continue in Switzerland, but plans for direct talks between both parties break down. Political unrest continues in Ukraine as the president and opposition leaders resume negotiations. Russia pledges to beef up security at the Sochi winter Olympics after reports that officials are searching for potential suicide bombers in the region. India’s supreme court orders an investigation into the gang rape of a woman allegedly attacked on the direction of a village council. And Ambassador Caroline Kennedy criticizes dolphin hunting in japan.


Yochi Dreazen

senior writer, Foreign Policy; author of the upcoming book, "Invisible Front."

Courtney Kube

national security producer, NBC News.

Paul Danahar

Washington bureau chief, BBC; author of "The New Middle East: The World After the Arab Spring."

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