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shuttle diplomacy

An act, instance, or practice of carrying out discussions or negotiations between two parties who refuse to communicate with one another directly. The ambassador has been on a mission of shuttle diplomacy, trying to broker a peace deal between the two warring nations.
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shuttle (someone or something) from (some place) to (some place)

To transport someone or something from one location, event, or activity to another by or as by shuttle. The school is asking for volunteers to shuttle students from school to the museum for their field trip. I've been shuttling this artwork from exhibit to exhibit all around the country.
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shuttle someone or something from (person to person)

 and shuttle someone or something from place to place
(Specific persons or places are sometimes expressed.) to move or pass someone or something from person to person; to move or pass someone or something from place to place. My phone call was shuttled from person to person. Mary shuttled her children from home to school to practice.
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A Taiwan Tourist Shuttle single-day ticket allows the ticket holder to tour along the route unlimitedly for one day, getting on and off at any stop along the route.
EKspress Shuttle Service is available for one-way trips and round trips, from Ayala Parksquare to Enchanted Kingdom and back.
The government had announced to launch the shuttle service in 2014 to pick passengers from the Pirwadhai and Soan general bus stands, railway station, airport and other areas to the metro bus route.
The unmanned shuttle has been programmed to fly to a height of 70 kms after which it will descend back to earth and land safely in the Bay of Bengal.
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said it will introduce Boeing 717 aircraft on eight of the 15 daily flights between Los Angeles International and San Francisco International airports in June, offering 40 percent more seats on its hourly nonstop Delta Shuttle.
The best experience while riding the shuttle is when you are sitting at the light on Foster Street, right before the Hub, and you see your bus leaving the Hub.
Each one-way shuttle party experience will last 30 to 45 minutes, giving riders time to party onboard and meet some of the hottest girls and guys from around the world.
FLORIDA (CyHAN)- At the Shuttle Landing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, space shuttle Endeavour is mounted atop NASA's Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, in preparation for its ferry flight to California.
Space shuttle Enterprise took its final journey Wednesday to its retirement home on a floating museum off the western edge of New York City.
Final Countdown: NASA and the End of the Space Shuttle Program by Pat Duggins.
The Theatre Shuttle service - which works like a taxi but charges bus fares - was launched in 2004 as a spin-off from the Deeside Shuttle, which takes workers to Deeside Industrial Park.
Summary: The space shuttle Atlantis and four astronauts returned from the International Space Station in triumph Thursday, bringing an end to NASA's 30-year shuttle journey with one last, rousing touchdown that drew cheers and tears.
WHEN Flight Commander Chris Ferguson eased the shuttle on to a runway in Florida at 5.57am he closed a major chapter in man's quest to explore space.
Summary: The US space shuttle Atlantis has arrived at the International Space Station on the final flight of the Nasa shuttle programme.
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