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.

Sudan Accused Of Bombing Civilians

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Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir speaks of the capital Khartoum on July 12. Sudan says it should be taken off the U.S. terrorism list, but Washington says it is concerned about new fighting in the south of the country. Ashraf Shazly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A New Obstacle To Normal Relations For Sudan, U.S.

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White House Says It's Time For Gadhafi To Go

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U.S. Calls On Syria's President To Step Down

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Obama Calls For Syria's President To Resign

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks as Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta (right) looks on during a conversation hosted by the National Defense University and CNN at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hillary Clinton: U.S. Diplomacy Is Stretched Thin

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A Somali father sits with his daughter at the head of the line at a refugee camp registration center in Dabaab in northeastern Kenya, Aug. 2, 2011. International aid agencies are struggling to bring in more supplies to drought-stricken Somalia and neighboring Kenya. Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Somalia's Famine, Aid Groups Race Against Time

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with the Contact Group regarding a Libya road map on May 5 in Rome. Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images hide caption

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2 Forms Of Anger

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Monday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Clinton Pushes African Nations To Break With Gadhafi

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President Ali Abdullah Saleh attends an interview with selected media in Sanaa on May 25. Saleh said he would not step down or allow the country to become a "failed state." Mohammed Hamoud/AP hide caption

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U.S. Concern Grows As Turmoil In Yemen Drags On

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) gala banquet in Washington, D.C., on Monday. He has promised to present his vision for Israeli-Palestinian peace in a speech before a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday. Jose Luis Magana/AP hide caption

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Mideast Peace Deal 'Must Leave Israel With Security'

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Obama, Netanyahu Meet At White House

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Obama Meets With Jordanian King

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Obama Pressed To Get Mideast Peace Talks Moving

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George Mitchell Resigns

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