As the apparently stalled talks over North Korea’s nuclear program attest to, international diplomacy can be a grueling business. Even under conditions of relative trust, diplomatic compromises can prove elusive. How do you negotiate when trust is low when both the stakes and the tensions are high?

Ambassador Christopher R. Hill visited NUPI and offered insights about diplomacy under challenging conditions in his talk on 14 May 2019.

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After the event, the experienced ambassador shared his take on US foreign policy and diplomacy with Senior Research Fellow Henrik S. Hiim. Tune in to NUPI Podcast to hear their conversation: