Beware US Consulate Chengdu https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu Beware US Consulate Chengdu - GoKunming Forum Tue, 15 Oct 2019 10:36:03 +0800 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by JJ and Janice https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=9#post-10004 Our recent dealings with US Consulate in Chengdu have found them incompetent at best - - or dishonest at worst.

I have been treated by a Chinese doctor the past two years (successfully) and developed…
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 09:02:52 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=9#post-10004
Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by Xiefei https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10006 Hear hear.
I understand the need to screen visa applications, and to be somewhat secretive about criteria from time to time, but the cavalier attitude at the embassy and consulates is ridiculous. It's not just…
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 10:47:05 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10006
Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by Geezer https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10009 I guess not much has changed in the last 40 years.

I have taken State Department test (passed) just to try to figure out how embassy/consulate people can be so dumb. My conclusion is that…
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 13:24:49 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10009
Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by colinflahive https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10011 Same happened to us a couple weeks back. Invitation from a US Senator and all sorts of other stuff. Denied. What a waste of time, money, stress and hopes. It's not like escaping to the… Wed, 21 Jul 2010 13:54:09 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10011 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by laotou https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10015 JJ
Sorry to hear you got caught up in the US immigration policy of "strain for a gnat - let a train pass through" (modestly paraphrased). Since you met with the vice-consul - if you…
Wed, 21 Jul 2010 14:27:45 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10015
Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by laotou https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10016 oh...and to add fuel to the fire - as a vet why are you shocked? Our government (thanks to the new VA head!!) has only recently agreed to treat vietnam era vets for… Wed, 21 Jul 2010 14:34:03 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10016 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by bucko https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10020 The consulate ALWAYS denies visas on the first application. It is an un said rule there. I got this right from the source. This way they get double the app fees and if you are… Wed, 21 Jul 2010 17:36:00 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10020 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by mike4g_air https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10029 The fraud aspect is real....… Wed, 21 Jul 2010 21:49:03 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10029 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by bochi https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10045 There are many beautiful and welcoming countries in this world. The USA doesn't happen to be one of them. I'm an American living in Kunming for several year and know for a fact that there… Thu, 22 Jul 2010 20:54:12 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10045 Beware US Consulate Chengdu - Post by Bernie https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10047 Why should we single out the US Consulate, the Canadian Consulate (and Embassy) have the same attitudes.… Thu, 22 Jul 2010 21:23:21 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/2914/beware-us-consulate-chengdu?page=8#post-10047