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Press Releases: Canada’s Legitimate Arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou

12/21/2018 02:54 PM EST Press Statement Robert Palladino Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC December 21, 2018 Canada, a country governed by the rule of law, is conducting a fair, unbiased, and transparent legal proceeding with respect to Ms. Meng Wanzhou, the Chief Financial Officer of Huawei. Canada respects its international legal commitments by honoring its extradition treaty ...
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U.S. Government Shutdown: Embassy Beijing and Consulates are OPEN for Visa and Passport appointments

U.S. Embassy Beijing December 23, 2018 The Federal Government of the United States of America is currently in a Lapse of Appropriations period. Scheduled passport and visas services, and emergency services for U.S. citizens, will continue at the U.S. Embassy Beijing and our Consulates in China during the U.S. government shutdown. We are closed as ...
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Joint Statement by Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen

12/20/2018 11:33 AM EST   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC December 20, 2018   Since at least 2014, Chinese cyber actors associated with the Chinese Ministry of State Security have hacked multiple U.S. and global managed service and cloud providers. These Chinese actors used this access to compromise the networks of the ...
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Closure Alert – U.S. Embassy Beijing, China

Location: U.S. Embassy in Beijing, and U.S. Consulates General in Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenyang, and Wuhan Event: The U.S. Embassy and Consulates in China will be closed December 24, 2018, the day before Christmas Day, pursuant to an Executive Order issued by the President of the United States. All American Citizen Services Units at the Embassy and Consulates ...
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