Motorcyclists wait for clients in Kinshasa during a general strike called by the opposition to force Congolese President Joseph Kabila to share power. The president's constitutional mandate ran out last year at the end of his second five-year elected term. His unwillingness to enable elections and step down led to protests in September that left 50 people dead.

Motorcyclists wait for clients in Kinshasa during a general strike called by the opposition to force Congolese President Joseph Kabila to share power. The president's constitutional mandate ran out last year at the end of his second five-year elected term. His unwillingness to enable elections and step down led to protests in September that left 50 people dead.

A panel of journalists joins guest host Indira Lakshmanan for analysis of the week’s top international news stories.

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  • Mark Landler White House correspondent, The New York Times; author of "Alter Egos: Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and the Twilight Struggle Over American Power"
  • Rosiland Jordan U.N. correspondent, Al Jazeera English
  • Uri Friedman Staff writer, The Atlantic, covering global affairs

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