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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United Nations Envoy Pushes For Diplomacy In War-Torn Yemen

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U.S. Abstains From U.N. Vote Calling To End Cuban Embargo

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3 Iran-Americans Receive Lengthy Prison Sentences In Iran

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Wounded rebel fighters sit in the back of an ambulance in Aleppo on Thursday. The Syrian government and its Russian allies declared a pause in the fighting and urged rebels to leave the eastern part of the city, but clashes broke out Thursday. George Ourfalian /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Stark Choice In Aleppo: Flee Or Face More Attacks

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Yemen Cease-Fire Would Pave The Way For Humanitarian Assistance

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Iran Sentences Two American Citizens To 10 Years In Prison

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U.N. Security Council Backs Former Portuguese Leader For Secretary General

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U.S. Considers Efforts To Help Religious Minorities Recover From ISIS

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U.S. Formally Suspends Talks With Russia On Syria

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Syrian Regime Conducts Airstrikes In Effort To Reclaim Aleppo

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Richard Ratcliffe, second from right, delivers a petition to the British prime minister's official residence calling on Iran to release his wife, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. She was stopped in April at the airport in Tehran with the couple's 2-year-old daughter as they tried to return to Britain after a family holiday. Ratcliffe was at the United Nations this week appealing for their release. Carl Court/Getty Images hide caption

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As Iran's President Touts Openness, Britons Appeal For Release Of Prisoners

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U.N. Holds Special Meeting On Syria After Collapse Of U.S.-Russia Deal

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