Obama weighs options in Afghanistan Afghan President Hamid Karzai will face his main rival in a runoff election on Nov. 7. The runoff is intended to resolve a disputed first round that plunged Afghanistan into political uncertainty. The election has complicated President Barack Obama's decision on whether to send thousands more U.S. troops to Afghanistan.11:00 a.m.
Steven Simon: Adjunct Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations. Adjunct Professor of Middle East Security Studies, Georgetown University. Formerly a senior analyst on the Middle East and terrorism at Rand Corporation.
Jonathan Landay: National security and intelligence correspondent, McClatchy Newspapers. Landay has been reporting on Afghanistan and Pakistan since 1985.