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Globe Editorial

Friends close, enemies closer

May 22, 2008

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JUST AS IT would be hard to imagine music without notes or poetry without words, diplomacy is impossible without broad diplomatic contacts - including ones with potentially objectionable parties. Yet certain powerful governments have been trying to change the rules of diplomacy. The Bush administration has now criticized France, an ally, for contacts that were entirely reasonable, and Germany is ... (Full article: 396 words)

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