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brinkmanship

brink´man`ship
n.1.the policy or practise of pushing a dangerous situation to the brink of disaster (to the limits of safety), in order to achieve the most advantageous outcome; - used especially of diplomatic maneuvers in crisis situations, and originally applied to the policies of John Foster Dulles under President Eisenhower.
Noun1.brinkmanship - the policy of pushing a dangerous situation to the brink of disaster (to the limits of safety)
foreign policy
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