14 terms

01. UN Reading - Introduction

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foreign policy
a country's overall plan for dealing with other countries
consensus
an opinion that everyone in a group agrees with or accepts
to hinder
to make it difficult to do something
naive
too willing to believe that someone is telling the truth, that people's intentions in general are good, or that life is simple and fair
to meddle
to try and influence or change a situation that does not concern you, or that you do not understand
forum
a situation or meeting in which people can talk about a problem or matter especially of public interest
diplomat
someone who officially represents their government in a foreign country
charter
a statement of the principles, duties, and purposes of an organization
international community
countries of the world considered or acting together as a group
sovereignty
the power of a country to control its own government
exploitation (of)
an attempt to get as much as you can out of a situation, sometimes unfairly
linguistic
connected with language or the study of language
ethnic
relating to a particular race of people
nation
a large group of people of the same race and language