|embassy = interests_section|
|Diplomatic mission sent under a protecting power, signed as an "interests section" and headed by a "principal officer".|
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Use to specify the type of embassy or diplomatic mission. This tag is used for a diplomatic mission sent under a protecting power per the Vienna Convention. A "protecting power" is a country that represents another sovereign state in a country where it lacks its own diplomatic representation. The diplomatic mission will bear a sign identifying it as an interests section. Headed by a "principal officer".