President Bush signaled he wants to reverse decades of U.S. policy by sharing civilian nuclear technology with India, a country that has not signed the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. Diane and her guests talk about the strategic and political reasons for this shift and describe its possible consequences.

*In the first 20 minutes of this segment, Diane discusses this morning’s bombings in the London transit system with London-based reporter James Brandon, U.S. managing editor for the "Financial Times" Lionel Barber, and Michelle Flournoy of the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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  • Ashley Tellis senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Amit Pandya former official at the U.S. Defense and State Departments, and currently an international management consultant

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