Speaking in Washington in October, Pence said the president had charged him with a mission to the Middle East to bring an end to the persecution of Christians there.
Trump said he had chose to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital to keep a campaign promise, noting that several of his predecessors had vowed to do so, but never did.
Pence will instead travel to the Middle East during the week of January 14 so he can be in the Senate for Tuesday's expected tax vote.
United State Vice President Mike Pence has postponed his controversial visit to the Middle East planned for this week but USA special peace envoy Jason Greenblatt is still coming, a White House official said on Monday.
But just a few hours ahead of departure, the White House announced that the Vice President would no longer be travelling to the Middle East at this time.
According to the office of the Vice President, Mike Pence has once again delayed his crucial Middle East trip where he was supposed to visit Israel and Egypt to shore up support for President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel capital earlier this year.
"The largest tax cut in American history is a landmark accomplishment for President Trump and a relief to millions of hardworking Americans", said Pence's press secretary Alyssa Farah.
"There will be no meeting with the vice president of America in Palestine", Abbas' diplomatic adviser Majdi al-Khaldi said on Saturday.
A senior White House official said on Wednesday that Abbas' comments on the Trump administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital is the kind of rhetoric "that has prevented peace for decades".
Senator John McCain's return home to Arizona to fight cancer has left Republicans with a razor-thin margin to push the legislation over the finishing line.
Officials denied that Pence's decision was motivated by a wave of deadly protests in the wake of Trump's controversial decision to declare Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
The leader of Egypt's Coptic Church had already cancelled his meeting with Pence to protest the U.S. move.
Pence was expected to travel to Egypt on Wednesday to meet Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi before travelling to Israel.
Police believe strongly that Wright-Robinson and co-conspirator Billy Turner previously tried to kill Wright . After a pause, she responded, "At first, I'm a wife, then I'm a mother, and then thirdly I'm an author".
He continued: "I am so happy because our job depends on if we win, so if we win we are so happy in our lives and in our jobs". This was one of City's most dominant displays yet, highlighting the gulf between the league's first and last teams.
For the best view, look at the eastern sky just after midnight and get away from urban areas to avoid light pollution. Expect to see meteors at a rate of about one per minute, says Bill Cooke of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office.
Google also integrated the assistant on its Pixel Buds and opened it up to some third-party hardware, like GE appliances. The Assistant on tablets will be rolling out over the coming week to users with the language set to English in the U.S.
Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman hailed the IDF as the "most humane army that exhibits moral values that do not exist elsewhere". It is known among pro-Palestinian activists for the weekly march, since 2010, against the Israeli confiscation of village lands.
The county reminds its residents there is no live virus in flu shots and the vaccine can not cause the flu . Go to https://www.vaccinefinder.org to find a location near you where you can get vaccinated.
Beneath Jones' biracial and bipartisan balancing act is a complex numbers game that has vexed Alabama Democrats for decades. Oweda Clark, who lives just around the corner from 44th Place North, admits it's hard being a Democrat in Alabama.
Facebook Inc. launched a Snooze feature today that lets users hide annoying friends and pages from their news feed for 30 days. In the last few weeks, two of its former executives voiced their concerns about the company's impact on children's brains.
The event celebrates the recapture of the temple of Jerusalem by a small band of Jewish rebels lead by Judah Maccabee. One candle is lit on the first night, two on the second night, until all eight candles are lit on the eighth night.
The Sooners will take on the Georgia Bulldogs in a College Football Playoff semifinal matchup January 1. He has also rushed for 310 yards and another five scores with no fumbles lost.
Sarah Palin's son Track charged with assault in family dispute
When authorities arrived, Todd Palin and Sarah Palin were driving away in separate cars, with Todd Palin bleeding from his face. After that, Track allegedly disarmed Todd , knocked him to the ground, and proceeded to hit him in the head repeatedly.
Lady Gaga Is Headed to Las Vegas
Mother Monster will take to the stage at the Park Theater at Park MGM where she will belt out some of her biggest hits. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that Gaga will perform for 36 dates at Park Theater at Park MGM.
Former Brazil Midfielder Kaka Retires from Football
I would like to work at a club as a manager, a sporting director or in a role that combines things on the pitch and the club. I wanted to thank you so much for your football, for our 17 years of friendship and for joining me in Orlando.
Ronaldo Breaks Record As Madrid Edge Al-Jazira To Advance
Earlier, Al Jazira produced a scintillating performance to give Spanish giants Real Madrid a scare in the second semi-final. Substitutes: Khaled Al Senaani (for Khaseif, 51) 7, Eissa Mohamed (for Khalifa, 60) 6, Ahmed Rabia (for Al Hosani, 72) 6.
Nintendo Switch Tops 10 Million Units Sold
Sales of the hybrid-console, which lets gamers play on their television or on the road, have been brisk this holiday season. Even Sony, their biggest competitor thinks that Nintendo Switch is not a console that should be overlooked sales-wise.