Diplomacy means all the wicked devices of the Old World, spheres of influence, balances of power, secret treaties, triple alliances, and, during the interim period, appeasement of Fascism.
The idea of reasoning with terrorists without force or with appeasement is naive, and I think it's dangerous.
I seem to smell the stench of appeasement in the air.
Internationally, President Obama has adopted an appeasement strategy. He believes America's role as leader in the world is a thing of the past. I believe a strong America must - and will - lead the future.
The key lesson of the 1930s is that appeasement leads directly to war.