Ivanka Trump at the G-20 Summit

Connivance diplomacy: Ivanka Trump at the G20 Summit

What does Ivanka Trump’s awkward mingling at the G20 summit says about her father’s style of diplomacy?

by Klaus Dodds

The distinguished French political scientist, Bertrand Badie, coined the term ‘connivance diplomacy’ in order to muse about how states and their representatives muddle along with one another. In his view, there was evidence aplenty…