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"It's a situation that we have certainly followed closely," State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters at her news conference.
"As you know, we have relationships with both governments. We continue to encourage both parties to sit down and have conversations about that. And I'll just leave it at that," Nauert said.