diplomatic negotiations


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n diplomatic negotiations negotiation between nations
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  • Dean Acheson
    Dean Acheson
    “Negotiating in the classic diplomatic sense assumes parties more anxious to agree than to disagree.”


In literature:

At Reed's Mill Orde entered into diplomatic negotiations with Old Man Reed, whom he found singularly amenable.
"The Riverman" by Stewart Edward White
Accordingly, the negotiation was protracted with true diplomatic skill.
"Astoria Or, Anecdotes Of An Enterprise Beyond The Rocky Mountains" by Washington Irving
If the Austrian diplomat comes a second time, you can negotiate with him.
"Old Fritz and the New Era" by Louise Muhlbach
During his career he had been employed in diplomatic negotiations with the French, previous to the peace of Paris.
"Reminiscences of Captain Gronow" by Rees Howell Gronow
Was it not a diplomatic masterpiece, that from this frugal store they could contrive to eke out seven mortal months of negotiation?
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84" by John Lothrop Motley
Diplomatic methods and forms are all right for leisurely negotiations, but are useless in urgent and dangerous occasions.
"With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia" by John Ward
But the instinct of peoples sees further than the negotiations of diplomats.
"A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume V. of VI." by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Thereafter it was but a series of blockades and diplomatic negotiations.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot
This untoward event was the cause of protracted diplomatic negotiations.
"How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves" by W.H.G. Kingston
The negotiations were merely diplomatic fencing.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane

In news:

With the Syrian government and rebels at diplomatic loggerheads and several members of the international community 'irreconcilable' on how to address the Syrian conflict, there seems to be no leverage in negotiating peace.
Leader of a spy ring for the British during World War I, he became a diplomat, influencing negotiations for a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
After multination negotiations, they were released on March 21 into the custody of Turkish diplomats.
Diplomats said the negotiations remained deadlocked as they went into a second and possibly final day, despite pleas from the presidents of the US and Russia for Iran to agree to curb nuclear activities.
Says negotiations won't be "constrained by diplomatic niceties or protocols," but talks not imminent.
With negotiators struggling to craft a cease-fire agreement, diplomats and experts say the strife is hampering administration efforts to help resolve the.
A high-profile group of diplomats is working furiously in the Middle East to negotiate a cease-fire - 5:38 am.
Diplomatically and rhetorically, the Palestinians would portray elevated status in the UN as validation of their unilateral declaration of statehood and use it to circumvent bilateral negotiations with Israel.
The press is hailing the diplomatic ability of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for getting Egypt, Hamas and Israel into negotiations and obtaining a cease-fire agreement for the Gaza Strip area.
The United States could energize the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations _ presently on hold _ by recognizing Palestine formally as a state and establishing full diplomatic relations with it.
Pres­i­dent Barack Obama talks about the ongo­ing bud­get ceil­ing nego­ti­a­tions Fri­day in the Diplo­matic Recep­tion Room of the White House in Wash­ing­ton.
Seven Indian sailors, held captive by Somali pirates for nearly four months, were freed Monday following intense diplomatic negotiations.
Iran and Iraq remain seriously divided over the future of a strategic waterway , according to United Nations officials and diplomats close to the latest round of negotiations, which ended here earlier this week.
Iran and Iraq remain seriously divided over the future of a strategic waterway, according to United Nations officials and diplomats close to the latest round of negotiations, which ended here earlier this week.