Foreign Policy Vocabulary
By: Leah Mattas
the main Idea behind the book "the world is flat"
~the book mainly means that not only the bigger businesses can make a difference in the world, so the smaller businesses .
Diplomacy~ The skill managing international relations, typically by a country's representatives abroad.
Commander and Cheif~ The person or body exercising supreme operational command and control over a situation.
War powers act~ Procedures for both the President and Congress to follow, in situations where the introduction of U.S forces abroad could lead to the involvement of armed conflict.
Ambassadors~ an official envoy or a highest ranking diplomat
embassies~ The official residence of an ambassador
CIA~ The central intelligence agency
NSC~ Nerve conduction study
Senate/House foreign relations committees~ standing committee of the united states senate.
NATO~ The North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Warsaw Pact Countries ~ a collective defense treaty among eight communist states.