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MEDIATE, POWERS. Those incident to primary powers, given by a principal to his agent. For example, the general authority given to collect, receive and pay debts due by or to the principal is a primary power. In order to accomplish this it is frequently required to settle accounts, adjust disputed claims, resist those which are unjust, and answer and defend suits; these subordinate powers are sometimes called mediate powers. Story, Ag. Sec. 58. See Primary powers, and 1 Camp. R. 43, note 4 Camp. R. 163; 6 S. & R. 149.

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Answer: You have seen that the Jammu and Kashmir dispute has been highlighted by President Trump and he has offered to play a mediatory role for its amicable resolution.
The mediatory panel is to hold the third round of talks with the petitioners on June 17.
"Azerbaijan also actively participated in the creation of the OPEC+ format and in mediatory actions," the minister added.
He, meantime, referred to Iran's role in confronting terrorism in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria, saying that the country has also played a mediatory role during the internal crisis in Tajikistan, Karabakh issue and Yemen.
Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia have offered to play a mediatory role between Pakistan and India to end the tensions which developed after the Pulwama attack on February 14.Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that he has told Pakistan that "Turkey is willing to mediate between India and Pakistan".
Whether Pakistan was going to play a mediatory role in Middle East conflict, the Spokesman said Pakistan was ready to play such role subject to request by the parties, which so far, had not been made.
We see the US reluctance to send representatives to Sochi as a desire to lower the importance of the Astana format and discredit the implementation of the mediatory efforts in Syrian affairs that Washington is unable to put under its control.
Oman, however, is known for its strict policy of neutrality in strategic matters and has maintained a safe distance between all regional conflicts, opting instead to take a mediatory role wars such as Yemen.
So, the major question in this research is to what extent social network can affect the innovative behavior of IT professionals while considering the mediatory role of sharing work mistakes.
He said the help desk was hailed as a great development in the electoral process, and advised committee members to stay focused as a mediatory structure between the IEC and the community.
Aisha Alkali Wakil to play mediatory roles between herders/ farmers would spell doom for the already troubled state.
We do believe in the mediatory role of Kuwait and support swift resolution of the conflict by diplomatic means only," Kubicki said during the celebration of Poland National Day.