The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh will remain open for “a limited amount of time” and its social media accounts will be updated less regularly as it wrestles with limited funds because of the current U.S. fiscal deadlock. On October 1, the U.S. government shutdown non-essential services after politicians on Capitol Hill failed to agree on a budget for the 2013-2014 financial year. The lack of funds has meant thousands of civil servants are currently not being paid or going to work. “The U.S. Embassy will continue to function for a limited period of time. The U.S. State
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