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Government > Diplomatic representation from the US: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry includes the chief of mission, embassy address, mailing address, telephone number, FAX number, branch office locations, consulate general locations, and consulate locations.
COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
Akrotiri none (overseas territory of the UK)
American Samoa none (territory of the US)
Andorra the US does not have an embassy in Andorra; the US Ambassador to Spain is accredited to Andorra; US interests in Andorra are represented by the Consulate General's office in Barcelona (Spain); mailing address: Paseo Reina Elisenda de Montcada, 23, 08034 Barcelona, Spain; telephone: [34] (93) 280-2227; FAX: [34] (93) 280-6175
Anguilla none (overseas territory of the UK)
Antigua and Barbuda the US does not have an embassy in Antigua and Barbuda; the US Ambassador to Barbados is accredited to Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba the US does not have an embassy in Aruba; the Consul General to Curacao is accredited to Aruba
Ashmore and Cartier Islands none (territory of Australia)
Bhutan the US and Bhutan have no formal diplomatic relations, although informal contact is maintained between the Bhutanese and US Embassy in New Delhi (India)
British Indian Ocean Territory none (overseas territory of the UK)
British Virgin Islands none (overseas territory of the UK)
Cayman Islands none (overseas territory of the UK); consular services provided through the US Embassy in Jamaica
Christmas Island none (territory of Australia)
Cocos (Keeling) Islands none (territory of Australia)
Comoros the US does not have an embassy in Comoros; the ambassador to Madagascar is accredited to Comoros
Cook Islands none (self-governing in free association with New Zealand)
Coral Sea Islands none (territory of Australia)
Cuba none; note - the US has an Interests Section in the Swiss Embassy, headed by Chief of Mission Jonathan D. FARRAR; address: USINT, Swiss Embassy, Calzada between L and M Streets, Vedado, Havana; telephone: [53] (7) 833-3551 through 3559 (operator assistance required); FAX: [53] (7) 833-1653; protecting power in Cuba is Switzerland
Dhekelia none (overseas territory of the UK)
Dominica the US does not have an embassy in Dominica; the US Ambassador to Barbados is accredited to Dominica
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) none (overseas territory of the UK; also claimed by Argentina)
Faroe Islands none (self-governing overseas administrative division of Denmark)
French Guiana none (overseas department of France)
French Polynesia none (overseas lands of France)
French Southern and Antarctic Lands none (overseas territory of France)
Gibraltar none (overseas territory of the UK)
Greenland none (self-governing overseas administrative division of Denmark)
Guadeloupe none (overseas department of France)
Guam none (territory of the US)
Guernsey none (British crown dependency)
Guinea-Bissau the US Embassy suspended operations on 14 June 1998 in the midst of violent conflict between forces loyal to then President VIEIRA and military-led junta; the US Ambassador to Senegal is accredited to Guinea-Bissau
Heard Island and McDonald Islands none (territory of Australia)
Iran none; note - the US Interests Section is located in the Embassy of Switzerland No. 39 Shahid Mousavi (Golestan 5th), Pasdaran Ave., Tehran, Iran; telephone [98] 21 2254 2178/2256 5273; FAX [98] 21 2258 0432
Jersey none (British crown dependency)
Kiribati the US does not have an embassy in Kiribati; the US ambassador to Fiji is accredited to Kiribati
Libya the US suspended all embassy activities in Tripoli in May 1980, resumed embassy activities in February 2004 under the protective power of the US interests section of the Belgian Embassy in Tripoli, then opened a Liaison Office in Tripoli in June 2004
Liechtenstein the US does not have an embassy in Liechtenstein; the US Ambassador to Switzerland is accredited to Liechtenstein
Macau the US has no offices in Macau; US Consulate General in Hong Kong is accredited to Macau
Maldives the US does not have an embassy in Maldives; the US Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Ambassador Patricia A. BUTENIS, is accredited to Maldives and makes periodic visits
Martinique none (overseas department of France)
Mayotte none (territorial overseas collectivity of France)
Monaco the US does not have an embassy in Monaco; the US Ambassador to France is accredited to Monaco; the US Consul General in Marseille (France), under the authority of the US ambassador to France, handles routine diplomatic and consular matters concerning Monaco
Montserrat none (overseas territory of the UK)
Nauru the US does not have an embassy in Nauru; the US Ambassador to Fiji is accredited to Nauru
Navassa Island none (territory of the US)
New Caledonia none (overseas territory of France)
Niue none (self-governing territory in free association with New Zealand)
Norfolk Island none (territory of Australia)
North Korea none; note - Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang represents the US as consular protecting power
Paraguay Ambassador Liliana AYALDE
Pitcairn Islands none (overseas territory of the UK)
Puerto Rico none (territory of the US with commonwealth status)
Reunion none (overseas department of France)
Saint Barthelemy none (overseas collectivity of France)
Saint Helena none (overseas territory of the UK)
Saint Kitts and Nevis the US does not have an embassy in Saint Kitts and Nevis; the US Ambassador to Barbados is accredited to Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia the US does not have an embassy in Saint Lucia; the US Ambassador to Barbados is accredited to Saint Lucia
Saint Martin none (overseas collectivity of France)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon none (territorial overseas collectivity of France)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines the US does not have an embassy in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines; the US Ambassador to Barbados is accredited to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
San Marino the US does not have an embassy in San Marino; the ambassador to Italy is accredited to San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe the US does not have an embassy in Sao Tome and Principe; the Ambassador to Gabon is accredited to Sao Tome and Principe on a nonresident basis and makes periodic visits to the islands
Seychelles the US does not have an embassy in Seychelles; the ambassador to Mauritius is accredited to Seychelles
Solomon Islands the US does not have an embassy in the Solomon Islands; the US ambassador to Papua New Guinea is accredited to the Solomon Islands
Somalia the US does not have an embassy in Somalia; US interests are represented by the US Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya at United Nations Avenue, Nairobi; mailing address: Unit 64100, Nairobi; APO AE 09831; telephone: [254] (20) 363-6000; FAX [254] (20) 363-6157
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands none (overseas territory of the UK, also claimed by Argentina)
Taiwan none; commercial and cultural relations with the people on Taiwan are maintained through an unofficial instrumentality, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), a private nonprofit corporation that performs citizen and consular services similar to those at diplomatic posts
Tokelau none (territory of New Zealand)
Tonga the US does not have an embassy in Tonga; the US ambassador to Fiji is accredited to Tonga
Turks and Caicos Islands none (overseas territory of the UK)
Tuvalu the US does not have an embassy in Tuvalu; the US ambassador to Fiji is accredited to Tuvalu
Vanuatu the US does not have an embassy in Vanuatu; the US ambassador to Papua New Guinea is accredited to Vanuatu
Virgin Islands none (territory of the US)
Wallis and Futuna none (overseas territory of France)
Western Sahara none

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"Countries Compared by Government > Diplomatic representation from the US. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Diplomatic-representation-from-the-US

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Cost of living

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Culture

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Economy

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Education

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Energy

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Environment

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Geography

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Government

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Health

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Industry

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Labor

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Lifestyle

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Media

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Military

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People

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Transport

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Travel

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Weather

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STAT
COUNTRIES COVERED
Chief of mission 173
Consulate(s) general 31
Embassy 171
FAX 171
Mailing address 173
Telephone 175

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