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Playing the game of golf diplomacy

Will Trump, who has a fondness for the sport and owns 17 luxury golf resorts, engage world leaders on the green?

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The success of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's golf diplomacy was shortlived and he and Mr Trump had a falling out over a deal on refugees. Japan's Shinzo Abe also used the sport to create personal chemistry with Mr Trump in November.

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull conducted golf diplomacy to make a personal connection with US President Donald Trump. The two leaders had a friendly chat on the phone in November, and Mr Turnbull congratulated the American leader on his electoral triumph. The rewards of the Turnbull...

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