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.

Myanmar Leader's Visit To Washington A Historic Occasion

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Revisiting U.S. Commitment To The Middle East

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Kerry's Agenda: Priorities Emerge With Travel

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U.N. Aid Workers Not Prepared For Chemical Weapons In Syria

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Kerry In Afghanistan To Smooth Over Latest Disputes

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Kerry Stops In Afghanistan On Diplomatic Mission

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U.S. Concerned By Iraq's Relationship With Iran

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U.S. Stands Firm On Decision Not To Arm Syrian Rebels

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John Kerry, on his first trip abroad as secretary of state, walks with French President Francois Hollande after their meeting at Elysee Palace in Paris on Feb. 27. Kerry's nine-day trip took him through Europe and the Middle East. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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John Kerry, A 'Recovering Politician,' Settles Into Diplomatic Role

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Kerry: We're Trying To Offer Syrian President A Rational Choice

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Secretary of State John Kerry (center, right) meets with members of Egyptian political parties in Cairo on Saturday. Khaled ElFiqi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Egypt's Divisive Climate, Kerry Urges Economic Action

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U.S. Offers Additional $60 Million To Syrian Opposition

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U.S. To Step Up Its Involvement In Syria

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U.S. Plans To Offer More Direct Aid To Syrian Rebels

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