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.

Kerry: Syria's Chemical Weapons Use A Test Of American Resolve

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U.K. Position Makes Syria Strike More Complicated For U.S.

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President Obama delivers a statement on Egypt at his vacation home on Martha's Vineyard on Thursday. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama Struggles To Find Effective Egypt Policy

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Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the State Department in Washington on Friday. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Kerry, Hagel Aim To Ease U.S.-Russian Tensions

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Kerry, Hagel To Meet Russian Counterparts On Friday

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Cancellation Of Putin Meeting Highlights U.S.-Russia Tensions

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Ambassadors Question Decision To Close Mideast Embassies

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President Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Northern Ireland in June. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Snowden Case Illustrates Decline In U.S.-Russia Relations

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U.S. State Department Cautiously On Alert

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Russia Faces Diplomatic Fallout From U.S. Over Snowden

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Kerry Relaunches Mideast Peace Talks Amid Skepticism

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U.S. Wants Egypt To Have An Inclusive Political Transition

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U.S. Troop Issue Complicates Diplomacy With Afghanistan

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NSA Leaker Case Causes Rift Between U.S. And Russia

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Russia, U.S. At Odds Over Fate Of Edward Snowden

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