Michele Kelemen A former NPR Moscow bureau chief, Michele Kelemen now covers the State Department. Her reports can be heard on all NPR News programs — from Morning Edition to All Things Considered.

Kerry Urges Lawmakers To Hold Off On Iran Sanctions

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Nov. 24 in Geneva, after the announcement of a deal halting parts of Iran's nuclear program. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Will Progress On Nuke Talks Mean More Engagement From Iran?

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John Kerry: Risk Ready And Looking For A Legacy

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Selling Iran Deal To Congress, Kerry Downplays Israeli Criticism

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Russian LGBT Activists Visit Washington To Drum Up Support

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Drones On Agenda In Pakistan PM-Obama White House Meeting

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Chemical Weapons Watchdog Group Wins Peace Prize

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U.S. Delays Egyptian Aid Over Democracy Issue

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U.N. Security Council Approves Syria Chemical Arms Deal

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Senate Waits On Possible Diplomatic Solution In Syria

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Critics Say U.S. Strikes Would Delay Syrian Transitional Talks

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U.K. Position Makes Syria Strike More Complicated For U.S.

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President Obama delivers a statement on Egypt at his vacation home on Martha's Vineyard on Thursday. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama Struggles To Find Effective Egypt Policy

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Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the State Department in Washington on Friday. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Kerry, Hagel Aim To Ease U.S.-Russian Tensions

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NSA Leaker Case Causes Rift Between U.S. And Russia

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