Diplomacy
Diplomacy (from the Greek δίπλωμα, meaning making a deal with other countries) is the art and practice of conducting negotiations between representatives of states. It usually refers to international ...
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Inside Obama's Last State Dinner
Gwen Stefani, Jerry Seinfeld, Chance the Rapper, and Frank Ocean were among the A-list celebrities in attendance at President Obama’s final state dinner. SUB...
Austria's Foreign Minister Is Just 27 Years Old
Sebastian Kurz was born in 1986. He joined the Austrian cabinet in December 2013, after being elected to parliament two months earlier.
Assassinations, Curses, and Stolen Jewels: The 'Blue Diamond Affair' Is Still Darkening Saudi-Thai Relations
Some 25 years ago, a lowly Thai gardener found himself working in a grand palace in Saudi Arabia, half way across the world from his home village. Kriangkrai Techamong mainly tended the lush palace gr...
U.S. To Deploy Special Operations Forces In Syria
The U.S. will send a small number of U.S. special operations forces into Syria as part of a shift in its strategy against ISIS, White House officials announced Friday. President Barack Obama has autho...
U.S. Navy Scrambled Jets After Russian Planes Approached Carrier
A U.S. Navy aircraft carrier scrambled four F-18 jets on Tuesday after two Russian anti-submarine aircraft flew within a nautical mile of the warship, a Navy official said on Thursday..News media rep...
Duchess Of Cambridge Dazzles In Tiara At First British State Banquet
IN A stunning tiara once owned by the Queen Mother, the Duchess of Cambridge made her debut at her first State banquet in Britain tonight.The tiara, also known as the Papyrus Leaf, was made from a dia...
Saudi Prince Avoids Felony Charges In Sex Assault Case Near Beverly Hills
Los Angeles County prosecutors said Monday they will not file charges against a Saudi prince arrested on suspicion of sexual assault at a compound on the edge of Beverly Hills, citing insufficient evi...
Obama Warns China About Using Secret Agents To Track Down Fugitives In The US.
The Obama administration has warned China about the use of undercover operatives in the United States who are assigned to pressure Chinese fugitives to return home and in some cases to recover assets ...
Ukraine crisis: Deadly bomb blast hits rally in Kharkiv
A bomb kills at least two people and injures at least 10 at a march in Ukraine's second city, Kharkiv, as the ceasefire in the east takes hold.
Ukraine crisis: Leaders agree peace roadmap
A deal is reached on a ceasefire and weapons withdrawal in eastern Ukraine, after all-night negotiations between the warring parties.
Diplomatic history
Diplomatic history deals with the history of international relations between states. Diplomatic history can be different from international relations in that the former can concern itself with the for...
Diplomats
Diplomacy (from the Greek δίπλωμα, meaning making a deal with other countries) is the art and practice of conducting negotiations between representatives of states. It usually refers to international ...
Diplomats - Wikipedia
Proxenos
Proxeny or Proxenia (Greek: προξενία) in ancient Greece was an arrangement whereby a citizen (chosen by the city) hosted foreign ambassadors at his own expense, in return for honorary titles from ...
Byzantine diplomacy
Byzantine diplomacy concerns the principles, methods, mechanisms, ideals, and techniques that the Byzantine Empire espoused and used in order to negotiate with other states and to promote the goals of...
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Foreign relations of the Ottoman Empire
The foreign relations of the Ottoman Empire were characterized by competition with the Persian Empire to the east and Europe to the west. The foreign relations of the Ottomans began to collapse in the...
Foreign relations of Imperial China
Imperial China had a long tradition of foreign relations. From the Qin dynasty until the Qing dynasty, the culture of China had an impact upon neighboring and distant countries, while gradually being ...
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Gunboat diplomacy
In international politics, gunboat diplomacy (or "Big Stick ideology" in U.S. history) refers to the pursuit of foreign policy objectives with the aid of conspicuous displays of naval power—implying o...
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Foreign policy
A country's foreign policy, also called foreign relations policy, consists of self-interest strategies chosen by the state to safeguard its national interests and to achieve goals within its internat...
Peace treaty
A peace treaty is an agreement between two or more hostile parties, usually countries or governments, which formally ends a state of war between the parties. It is different from an armistice, which i...
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Diplomatic passport
A passport is a travel document, usually issued by the government of a nation, that certifies the identity and nationality of its holder for the purpose of international travel. Standard passports con...
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Diplomatic immunity
Diplomatic immunity is a form of legal immunity that ensures diplomats are given safe passage and are considered not susceptible to lawsuit or prosecution under the host country's laws, although they ...
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Summit (meeting)
A summit meeting (or just summit) is a meeting of heads of state or government, usually with considerable media exposure, tight security, and a prearranged agenda. Notable summit meetings include thos...
Foreign policy doctrine
A foreign policy doctrine is a general statement of foreign policy and belief system through a doctrine. In some cases, the statement is made by a political leader, typically a nation’s chief executiv...
Foreign relations
Foreign relations is the management of relationships and dealings between two countries. Any results of foreign policy dealings and decisions can be considered foreign relations.
The term foreign...