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US State Department urges Canada, Saudi Arabia to resolve dispute

Reuters , Tuesday 7 Aug 2018
Heather Nauert
File Photo: State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert (Reuters)
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The US State Department on Tuesday urged Canada and Saudi Arabia to resolve their dispute triggered by Canadian comments expressing concern over the arrests of activists in the Arab state.

"Both sides need to diplomatically solve this together. We can't do it for them, they need to resolve it together," State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. 

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