shuttle diplomacy

noun
diplomatic negotiations carried out by a mediator who travels back and forth between the negotiating parties.

Origin:
1970–75

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shuttle diplomacy

noun
international negotiations conducted by a mediator who frequently flies back and forth between the negotiating parties; "Kissinger's shuttle diplomacy in the Middle East" 
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One would think that something positive should have occurred from all that shuttle diplomacy.
Even more surprising is an outbreak of shuttle diplomacy.
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