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bi·lat·er·al·ism

(bī-lat'er-ăl-izm),
A condition in which the two sides are symmetric.

bilateralism

(bi-lat'er-al-izm) [? + ? + Gr. -ismos, condition] Bilateral symmetry.

bi·lat·er·al·ism

(bī-lat'ĕr-ăl-izm)
A condition in which the two sides are symmetric.
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Lode Willems on "Challenges of Bilateral Diplomacy in the EU: the Case for strong UK-Belgian Relations".
The way in which Bahrain would co-operate with the US in it war against terror would be determined mainly by existing defence agreements and understandings, as well as a tradition of quiet behind the scenes bilateral diplomacy.
Japan and China are set to hold high-level diplomatic talks Wednesday in Beijing to discuss issues including next year's commemoration of 30 years of normalized ties in bilateral diplomacy, Japanese government officials said Thursday.
But Jonathan Mercer's essay defends linear thinking against too great a preoccupation with reputation, and Susan Peterson focuses on bilateral diplomacy between Britain and Russia before the Crimean War; her systemic effects refer to links between international and domestic politics, not countervailing strategic action.
There is a strong prima facie case that both our multilateral diplomacy with our allies and our bilateral diplomacy with Iraq, rather than serving to develop alternatives to war, were merely arms of our military strategy.
The net result of this Reagan policy is a shift to bilateral diplomacy.
Some analysts here blame both New Delhi and Washington, each distracted with other pressing issues, for what is widely viewed as maladroit bilateral diplomacy in recent years.
Lopsided bilateral diplomacy, as we witness between Israel and Palestine, using the same failed approach that has seen the Arab-Israeli conflict mired in tension and regular outbreaks of violence for decades now.
Both sides use political posturing to accompany bilateral diplomacy to advance their claims.
Even more grandiose, the carrier of Solana's baton will head up the new EU diplomatic service the so-called External Action Service--which will slice through traditional, bilateral diplomacy by EU members in many parts of the world.
Just two decades ago, India's visibility and potential on the global economic front were minimal, and the government's key economic objectives revolved around food security and a precarious balance of payments situation - both of which called for effective bilateral diplomacy.
The territorial dispute has been a persistent thorn in bilateral diplomacy.
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