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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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, shown in Tehran in March, supports the nuclear negotiations with the U.S. and other world powers. Iran is now receiving some $700 million a month in sanctions relief. Those watching the negotiations include former U.S. hostages in Iran, who have sought compensation for years. STR/AP hide caption

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For Former U.S. Hostages, A Deal With Iran Also Remains Elusive

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Kerry Urges Congress To Ease Up On Iran Nuclear Negotiators

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Iraq, Syria In The Midst Of A Refugee 'Mega-Crisis'

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North Korea's Charm Offensive Doesn't Distract From Human Rights Record

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NATO has reported a spike in Russian military activity at sea and in NATO and other western European countries' airspace as tensions have mounted over Ukraine. Here, a Russian military long-range bomber aircraft flies in international airspace on Oct. 29. Royal Air Force/AP hide caption

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Russia And The West: Close Encounters Of The Cold War Kind

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In Syria, U.N. Promotes Local Ceasefires To Offer Relief From Civil War

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Fraught U.S.-Russia Relationship Could Undermine Nuclear Security

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Iraqi Yazidi women who fled the violence in the northern Iraq take shelter in the city of Dohuk on Aug. 5. The Yazidis, are a small community that follows an ancient faith and have been repeatedly targeted by jihadists. Yazidi leaders say several thousands members of the community have gone missing in recent months. Safin Hamed/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Iraq's Yazidis Appeal For Help In Finding Their Missing Women

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American Ryan Boyette, left, works with Yassin Hassen, right, in an interview with a rebel in Sudan's Nuba Mountains. Boyette started the Nuba Reports website in 2011 and recruited Hassen to join as a citizen journalist. Alan Boswell/MCT via Getty Images hide caption

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In A Remote Corner Of Sudan, An American Takes His Stand

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North Korea Allows Detained American To Leave

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Ahead Of Iran Nuclear Talks, Kerry Meets With Russia's Lavrov

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Meeting In Cairo, Nations Pledge $5.4 Billion To Rebuild Gaza

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Kobani Airstrikes Highlight Limit Of U.S. Strategy Against ISIS

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From Exile In Switzerland, Ex-Tycoon Relaunches Open Russia

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France Helps U.S. Fight ISIS In Iraq, But Not Syria

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