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US missions to stay open despite shutdown

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The United States embassy in Bangkok and the US Consulate-General in Chiang Mai remain open to the public despite the US government's partial shutdown. 

US embassy spokesman Walter Braunohler said it was business as usual.

"We remain open for all consular services, including visa processing," he said. "As always, our priorities remain providing safety, security and service to US citizens."

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