Example sentences for: diplomats

How can you use “diplomats” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT sets the scene best, reporting an anonymous Columbian government official who said Colombians frequently ask foreign diplomats they know to send mail for them because lots of Latin American countries have unreliable mail services.

  • The famous set of frescoes in the tomb of Prince Zhanghuai depicts an animated polo match, a hunting expedition, a reception for foreign diplomats, and (most movingly) a scene in a court cloister with a young concubine looking longingly at a bird in flight.

  • In Hong Kong, the South China Morning Post reported that Beijing has sent diplomats and foreign trade officials to Europe to lobby for an end to airstrikes.

  • Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage told us that while U.S. diplomats were becoming more active on Afghanistan through the spring and summer of 2001, "it would be wrong for anyone to characterize this as a dramatic shift from the previous administration."

  • A sense of what should be engaging the country more than all of this comes with a reading of today's WP editorial about the current situation in Serbia . Various diplomats are quoted claiming that Serbian troops under the command of Slobodan Milosevic have shot many ethnic Albanians in Kosovo, and through a scorched-earth policy are fixing to let many more--hundreds of thousands--starve to death.

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