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# consulate - Monday 27 July, 2020

US closes consulate in Chengdu, China amid diplomatic spat

The US State Department said it was disappointed at China’s order to close the consulate.

# consulate - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

China says US has ordered it to close consulate, condemning 'outrageous move'

The US has reportedly ordered China to close its consulate in Houston.

# consulate - Thursday 31 August, 2017

US retaliates against Russia and orders closure of 3 diplomatic offices

The State Department said the decision was made “in the spirit of parity”.

# consulate - Monday 22 August, 2016

Romario declares himself satisfied with action on what he terms the 'ticket mafia'

Former OCI president Pat Hickey, who has been at the notorious Bangu prison in Rio since Thursday, may not now face a judge until later in the week.

# consulate - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Venezuela's youth are abandoning their homeland, Ireland is their destination

Sometimes the lines outside the Irish consulate in Caracas are 200 people deep, forcing a rotating cadre of self-appointed leaders to maintain a 24-hour vigil to stop queue jumpers.

# consulate - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Department of Foreign Affairs operates 25 embassy Twitter accounts

The department also has two embassy Facebook accounts – for Sydney and New Dehli.

# consulate - Friday 13 July, 2012

US social media account in China disappears

A microblogging account belonging to the US consulate has disappeared overnight.