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The US Consulate in Melbourne, Australia.

Suspicious packages reportedly found at US and UK Consulates in Australia

International consulates in Melbourne, including the US, UK, Germany, Italy, Korea, and Russia are believed to be affected.

Australia says it’s open to moving its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem

Morrison told reporters he was “open-minded” on moving Australia’s embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, and recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The statement provoked Indonesia, which has no formal diplomatic ties with Israel and strongly supports the notion of Palestinian statehood.

Authorities respond to an explosion near the US Embassy in Beijing

Videos that appear to have been captured from the scene show smoke and law enforcement officials responding to an incident.
The wind blows a red flag onto the face of an honour guard before a welcome ceremony for Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard outside the Great Hall of the People on April 9, 2013 in Beijing, China.

How China tried to shut down Australian media coverage of its debt-trap diplomacy in the Pacific

"Take this down and take it to your leaders!" the Chinese Embassy official yelled at an Australian producer of "60 Minutes." The Chinese Communist Party regularly tries to interfere with foreign Chinese-language media but targeting English media is rare.

A ‘Trump roundabout’ will open alongside the new US Embassy in Jerusalem

Many cities in Israel have been eager to honor Trump, with parks and railway stations planned in his name. The new US embassy will open in Jerusalem on May 14, with Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump, and Steve Mnuchin attending.
Police guard the entrance to the United States embassy building in Podgorica, Montenegro, February 22, 2018.

Man kills himself after throwing explosive device at a closed US embassy in Montenegro

The US embassy in Montenegro cautioned people that there is an "active security situation" in the capital of Podgorica on Wednesday evening.
The North Korean-owned Terra Residence in Sofia, Bulgaria.

North Korea has used its embassies for wild business ventures — and neighbors aren’t happy

North Koreans have created various business enterprises on embassy grounds in foreign countries, at times annoying their host nation's citizens.

‘It wasn’t random’: The FBI is offering $20,000 for information on the shooting of a US consular official in Mexico

The US official, who works at the consulate in Guadalajara, was shot by an unknown assailant while driving out of a parking garage in the city.

At least one dead, several injured in bomb attack at Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyz security officials described the blast as a terrorist attack, the local AKIpress reports.