Social-Media Site Began Removing Foley Images After Family Request, but Isn’t Actively Searching for Them Twitter appeared to be taking its most aggressive steps ever to scrub sensitive content from its site as it scrambled to remove grisly images showing the recent beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley. WSJ’s Yoree Koh reports on Lunch Break
- Public diplomacy
- 22nd February 2019
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Abu Dhabi FestivalPublished on Mar 30, 2018
H.E. Philip Parham, UK Ambassador to the UAE, highlighting the importance of Cultural Diplomacy
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On 3 June 2018, Iran’s religious leader the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei turned to Twitter and vowed to eradicate Israel. The Israeli Embassy in Washington DC replied to the Ayatollah’s threat with a meme from the cult movie Mean Girls asking ‘Why are you so obsessed with me?’. The Israeli meme soon ‘went viral’ and garnered
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SEOUL, March 12 (Xinhua) — South Korea's unification ministry in charge of inter-Korean relations said Tuesday that it will seek talks with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to facilitate dialogue between the DPRK and the United States.
The ministry said in its 2019 work plan, submitted to the presidential Blue House, that it will push for inter-Korean talks, through which Seoul can help facilitate the dialogue between Pyongyang and Washington.
It noted that South Korea will intensify the virtuous cycle of improved inter-Korean relations leading to progress in the Korean Peninsula's denuclearization.
The work plan came as the second DPRK-U.S. summit in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi ended without agreement.
Following the Hanoi summit, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said the continued talks between the DPRK and the United States would be the most important, indicating his willingness to find a ..
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The American Diplomatic Toolbox
Tara Sonenshine [JB see], former Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy [JB emphasis] and Public Affairs Sonenshine on the American diplomatic toolbox and public diplomacy
Defining public diplomacy as an honest, authentic delivery of information that will shape and explain and educate without propagandizing and without propagating false notions. Fmr. Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs of the US Dept. of State, Tara Sonenshine in conversation with Charlie Firestone of the Aspen Institute.
Tara Sonenshine, former Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs
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