Will Trump’s Voice of America Shakeup Harm U.S. diplomacy'>Public Diplomacy?
One of the most popular gifts to reaffirm alliances with other countries has been animals. From lizards to puppies, “animal diplomacy” has become a familiar tactic on the international stage, Elias Groll writes. From November 2018:
Apparently the definition for American greatness excluded: arts, safety, health, diplomacy, privacy, nature, and education. But we got golf!
I spoke with @realDonaldTrump today. The president shares my thoughts that the last thing we need is another ground war. He doesn’t want endless wars. I continue to hope for de-escalation and diplomacy.
Israeli settlements in occupied territory are illegal. This is clear from international law and multiple United Nations resolutions. Once again, Mr. Trump is isolating the United States and undermining diplomacy by pandering to his extremist base.