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soft diplomacy

It refers to diplomatic moves, like investment and cultural exchanges, that contribute quietly to international influence, as opposed to hard diplomacy, like a pre-emptive war. The term is reminiscent of “soft power.”

Added on May 14, 2010 | Last updated on Jun 17, 2011 | 655 Buzzes


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