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.
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Blinken will try to ease tensions between Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo

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Blinken tells African countries they needn't pick a side as U.S. competes with China

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Blinken is in South Africa for talks on a new strategy for the region

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Pelosi's Taiwan trip fuel tensions with China and raised security concerns regionally

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U.N. kicks off nuclear nonproliferation conference as global fears fester

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Blinken reiterates Griner and Whelan have been wrongfully detained in Russia

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G-20 foreign ministers, which includes Russia, China and the U.S., gather in Bali

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DOJ is stepping up enforcement of a law that regulates foreign lobbying in Washington

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Activists say the Biden administration's latest landmine restrictions aren't enough

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Russia could veto UN aid going to Syria

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Top US envoy takes trip to remind the world that millions inside Syria still need aid

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Secretary of State Blinken spells out the Biden administration's approach to China

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It's unclear whether the U.S. and Iran will return to the 2015 nuclear deal

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The UN security council discussed how the war in Ukraine may worsen global hunger

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