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.
Michele Kelemen 2010
Stories By

Michele Kelemen

Clinton Proposes Revamp Of Diplomacy, Development

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/132087124/132087114" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Clinton Tries Yet Another Approach To Mideast Peace

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131988643/131988632" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Palestinian laborers work in a new section to the Jewish settlement of Kiryat Arbaa close to the West Bank town of Hebron in October. The Obama administration was working to persuade Israel to renew a settlement moratorium in the West Bank so Palestinians can return to talks, but those efforts appear to have failed. Hazem Bader/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Hazem Bader/Getty Images

U.S. Drops Israel Settlement Freeze Demand

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131887448/131898909" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Clinton Appeals To China To Calm Korea Tensions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131870168/131870156" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
iStockphoto.com

Bad Credit Risks U.S. Global Role

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131826679/131826667" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Leaks Cast Doubt Over U.S. Intent On Iran Diplomacy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131767075/131767086" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Learning What Officials Really Think, Via WikiLeaks

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131704384/131704599" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Leaked U.S. diplomatic cables contained information on the inner workings of the State Department, including some frank assessments of world leaders. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption
iStockphoto.com

Ex-Diplomats Fear Leak Will Lead To Cautious Cables

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131686336/131687781" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

State Department On Damage Control After Leaks

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131675356/131675345" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Leaked Documents Provide View Into U.S. Diplomacy

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131660855/131660824" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Alleged Russian Arms Dealer Extradited To U.S.

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131365012/131365004" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Israel Weighs U.S.-Backed Settlement Freeze

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131338136/131338118" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Clinton Aims To Revive Talks In Netanyahu Meeting

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131238791/131238834" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Visiting U.S., Netanyahu Faces Pressure For Peace

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/131155504/131155543" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Karzai Says His Office Gets Cash From Iran

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/130815431/130815547" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript