NPR Reporters Michele Kelemen and Tom Bowman on Covering War and Diplomacy

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NPR State Department correspondent Michele Kelemen and Pentagon reporter Tom Bowman excel at the difficult tasks of digesting, dissecting and explaining complicated foreign policy and military issues for a wide audience. We talk with Kelemen and Bowman about their recent stories and the thrills and challenges of covering their beats.


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Michele Kelemen, NPR correspondent for diplomacy and the foreign desk and former NPR Moscow bureau chief now covering the State Department and Washington's diplomatic corps

Tom Bowman, national desk reporter covering the Pentagon for NPR