China urges Brazil to step up protection for diplomatic buildings after attack on Rio consulate

China has urged Brazil to ensure there is no repeat of an incident in which a man threw an explosive device at its consulate general in Rio de Janeiro.The device damaged the premises but no one was injured in Thursday evening’s attack, the consulate said in a statement.Qu Yuhui, a minister counsellor from the Chinese embassy in Brasília, has raised the issue with the Brazilian foreign ministry.“Minister Counsellor Qu severely condemns this violent incident and is communicating with Brazilian…