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China Orders U.S. to Shut Consulate in Chengdu, Retaliating for Houston

NYTimes.com Friday, 24 July 2020
The tit-for-tat consulate closures marked yet another round of rising tensions between Washington and Beijing.
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Beijing announced the U.S. consulate in the southwestern city of Chengdu was closed as of 10 a.m. on Monday, after it ordered the facility be shut in retaliation for China being ousted from its consulate in Houston, Texas. Libby Hogan reports.

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