In defence of Twitter diplomacy

Social media holds the promise of offering policymakers the possibility of hearing many more different perspectives.

Canadian Embassy Photo: Keegan Bursaw
A Digital Diplomacy Open House at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, Nov. 21, 2013.
Julian Dierkes
Published: Thursday, 01/09/2014 12:14 am EST
Last Updated: Tuesday, 02/04/2014 12:14 pm EST

The following is a rebuttal to Tuesday's piece by David Carment, "Why Twitter diplomacy won't lead to better foreign policy."

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