The so-called ‘Twitter diplomacy’ has become one of the most prominent innovations in foreign policies of the world’s leading countries, political analysts say. Officials have been actively using social networking sites to address millions of people all over the globe. President Vladimir Putin’s Twitter account has more than 120,000 followers. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev`s blogRead more
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Wondering what to expect from Brexit now that the UK Parliament has upheld its confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May's government but voted against her Brexit deal? Join us on Feb 6 for British Consul General Andrew Staunton's talk “Leaving the EU: Impact on UK-US Relations.” 3-4:15pm, 1116 West Seminar Room Klaus Advanced Computing Building.
More about Consul General Andrew Straunton:
Andrew Staunton took up his appointment in Atlanta as Her Majesty’s Consul General in June 2018. Andrew is the senior UK government representative in the Southeast United States responsible for relations with the states of Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi and Alabama. He leads a team which works to promote UK-US trade and investment, support British nationals, conduct public diplomacy [JB emphasis] on key issues, and build scientific and research co-operation. He also sits on the Marshall Scholarship selection committee.
John Jojin, koreatimes.co.kr
For an explanation of the above photo illustrating quote ancient Indian-Korean ties, see the below statement: “The visit of the Korean first lady last year on the occasion of Deepotsva celebrations in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, appealed to a large number of Indians, who are otherwise not familiar with either Korea or India-Korea relations. Her visit popularized the Korean myth of a nuptial connection between a Korean king and an Indian princess dating back two millennia, which was hitherto not well known in India. For more details on this relationship, see (where this image appears)
The recently concluded visit of the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Seoul on Feb. 21 and 22, was the latest in a row of many high-profile exchanges between India and Korea. President Moon Jae-in visited Delhi in July 2018, followed by first lady Kim Jung-sook in November. Korean defense and foreign ministers also travelled to India in September and December 2018 r..
Portland hosted an event at Canada House on Tuesday 24 March to discuss how diplomacy is changing. The event featured a panel of experts: Alastair Campbell (Chair), Chief Strategy Adviser at Portland and former Director of Strategic Communications at 10 Downing Street The Hon Alexander Downer AC, Australian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom JimmyRead more
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo finds himself facing the same questions that news executives do: Where do you draw the line? Twitter was founded on the idea of democratizing information and has famously been used to organize protests against dictatorships and break news in real time. But this week, Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) was the mainRead more