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- A government's policy relating to relations with other nations and international organisations.
2013 June 7, Gary Younge, “Hypocrisy lies at heart of Manning prosecution”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 188, number 26, page 18:
- WikiLeaks did not cause these uprisings but it certainly informed them. The dispatches revealed details of corruption and kleptocracy that many Tunisians suspected, […]. They also exposed the blatant discrepancy between the west's professed values and actual foreign policies.
- Used retrospectively, the sum of a leader or government's dealings and relations with other nations.
Bismarck's foreign policy.
sum of a government's dealings