shuttle diplomacy

noun
|Updated on: 10 Jul 2018

Definition of shuttle diplomacy

: negotiations especially between nations carried on by an intermediary who shuttles back and forth between the disputants

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1974

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Definition of shuttle diplomacy for English Language Learners

  • : activity in which a person travels back and forth between two countries and talks to their leaders in order to bring about agreement, prevent war, etc.


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