diplomatic pouch

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a mail pouch that is sealed shut and that is used to carry communications between a legation and its home office

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Yet the integrity of the diplomatic pouch could never be compromised.
Many local people will remember that when Typhoon Morakot hit Taiwan in August 2009, Israel was the first foreign country to help flood victims in central and southern Taiwan by providing water-purifying and -filtration equipment delivered to the island via diplomatic pouch.
Sudan said the BBC had tried to smuggle in satellite equipment in a diplomatic pouch, that it was working in South Sudan without permission from the central authorities and that the BBC's charitable arm was working in the country without the correct permits.
The petition was sent via diplomatic pouch from the Vatican Embassy.
Parcels bound via diplomatic pouch for the German legation in Bern, Switzerland, had never been searched before.
A spokesman said it arrived in the diplomatic pouch, like the ones received in Lithuania.
A further request to meet with the bishops at their plenary meeting in 1986 to present an additional 2,500 signatures was denied, but because of the generosity and pastoral guidance of Archbishop Angelo Palmas, the Papal Pro-Nuncio in Ottawa, the signatures were dispatched by diplomatic pouch to the Holy Father.
I hear that when the Foreign Secretary travels abroad the only papers he regularly receives in the diplomatic pouch are those relating to his own department - AND anything connected with Scotland.
Implicated in the case were an ex-official from the Peruvian government, an ex-police colonel, and the Panamanian general consul in New York, who used a diplomatic pouch to get the piece into the United States.
We later sent Sakharov a copy by diplomatic pouch and were gratified when we again called and he said he would sign it.
The Nazis also regularly sent Jewish jewelry by diplomatic pouch to the German legation in Bern, Switzerland, where it was picked up by a German agent who sold it in Switzerland for war materiel, the report said.
The package made its way to Washington via a diplomatic pouch.
Legend tells of how the origin seeds were smuggled in a diplomatic pouch to create this world class cigar.
Both have drop boxes for US voters to have their ballots mailed via diplomatic pouch.
Naia Customs district collector Edgar Macabeo has apologized for the honest mistake, but bureau examiner Pompeo Manalo and his immediate supervisor, Emily Balatbat, who were responsible for opening the diplomatic pouch consigned to the Japanese Embassy in Manila, will be sanctioned for the unauthorized examination.