- a policy pursued by a nation in its dealings with other nations, designed to achieve national objectives.
Origin of foreign policy
First recorded in 1905–10
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Examples from the Web for foreign policy
The [foreign-policy] stuff she tweets is actually sensible!Morgan Fairchild: Badass Foreign Policy Wonk
October 20, 2014
Americans need to understand a lot more about these countries and their foreign-policy motivations.The Middle East Cold War and U.S.
August 20, 2014
Following the ouster of dictator Hosni Mubarak, President Obama and the foreign-policy crowd began demanding immediate elections.Leslie H. Gelb on the Democracy-Elections Trap in Egypt
Leslie H. Gelb
July 22, 2013
Rockwell now serves on the board of the new Ron Paul foreign-policy think tank, the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.The Rancid Abraham Lincoln–Haters of the Libertarian Right
June 17, 2013
But with that noble exception, the foreign-policy establishment of the town went bazooka.In Praise of Barbara Lee
May 24, 2013