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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Supporters of the Mujahedeen-e Khalq, an Iranian exile group, demonstrate in front of the U.S. Embassy in The Hague, Netherlands, on Aug. 4, 2009. The U.S. State Department is reviewing the group's status on the Foreign Terrorist Organization list. Valerie Kuypers/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Iranian Exile Group Lobbies To Get Off Terrorist List

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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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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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Displaced Somalis waits in a queue for food rations at an IDP camp in Mogadishu. The United Nations has officially declared famine in Somalia for the first time this century. Mustafa Abdi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Opportunity In Famine's Toll On Somali Insurgency

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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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African Union and Somali troops launch an attack on al-Shabaab, a militant group linked to al-Qaida, in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Thursday in an effort to protect famine relief efforts, officials said. The World Food Program says it cannot reach 2.2 million people in need of aid in the militant-controlled areas in southern Somalia because of insecurity. AP hide caption

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Ali Aujali (second from right) listens to President Obama speak at the State Department in May. Aujali was Moammar Gadhafi's ambassador to the U.S., but resigned after the Libyan uprising began. He now represents the rebels' Transitional National Council. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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