The Swiss government has mediated talks between Georgia and Russia over the dispute.
El Zomor said the Islamists had become more flexible on key issues and that mediated communication with the army is ongoing.
Think of the deep, human connections forged, mediated by first and last names!
mediate me·di·ate (mē'dē-āt')
v. me·di·at·ed, me·di·at·ing, me·di·ates
To effect or convey as an intermediate agent or mechanism. adj. (-ĭt)
Being in a middle position.