A security guard (right) talks to a man inside the Chinese consulate in Houston on Thursday. Photo: AP

China refuses to commit to closing Houston consulate despite US demand

  • Consul general Cai Wei says office is operating normally today and will continue to do so ‘until further notice’
  • Official ‘prepared for worst scenario’, but says Beijing has asked US to rescind order
Topic |   US-China relations
A security guard (right) talks to a man inside the Chinese consulate in Houston on Thursday. Photo: AP
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