In China, millions have followed an internet live stream of the closure of the US consulate in Chengdu. FRANCE 24 correspondent Charles Pellegrin says while some support the move, others lament the state of affairs with a diplomatic partner of more than 40 years.
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China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.