Mutombo was drafted by the Denver Nuggets after graduating from Georgetown with a dual degree in linguistics and diplomacy.
He has placed a great deal more emphasis on talk and diplomacy than the Bush administration did.
Communicating with the Hermit Kingdom is never easy, and often requires 'track two' diplomacy.
Instead, Netanyahu should answer the question: Why does he fear the success of diplomacy more than its failure?
And they should maintain a certain level of decorum, diplomacy and decency.
War itself had become a matter of arrangement, bargain, and diplomacy.
Calmness, justice, and consideration should characterize our diplomacy.
In that direction lay the only hope for the restoration of France and of diplomacy.
Instead of this, it was the aim of our diplomacy to dissipate the opposition.
But to them we must observe, that they know so little of the subject of diplomacy that their opinion is of no sort of consequence.
1796, from French diplomatie, formed from diplomate "diplomat" (on model of aristocratie from aristocrate), from Latin adjective diplomaticos, from diploma (genitive diplomatis) "official document conferring a privilege" (see diploma; for sense evolution, see diplomatic).
It is obvious to any one who has been in charge of the interests of his country abroad that the day secrecy is abolished negotiations of any kind will become impossible. [Jules Cambon, "The Diplomatist" (transl. Christopher Rede Turner), 1931]