USA: pity that Palestinians abandoned

The White House calls it " " regrettable that the Palestinians no longer want the table with Vice President Mike Pence.

He enters to the table would sit down with the Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, but that during the riot said about the American acknowledgment of Al Quds as the capital of Israel.

"It is regrettable that the Palestinian Authority again runs away from a possibility to talk about the future of the region", the spokesman of the Vice President Sunday. He added that the U.S. Government still intends to play a role in the peace talks. "Our peace team continues to work hard to draw up a plan."

The Palestinian Foreign Minister said Saturday that Abbas does not plan to meet Pence. The Palestinians are angry because they see East Al Quds as the capital of a future Palestinian State. Trump's decision is therefore particularly sensitive.

The Palestinians are not the only one who have cancelled appointments with Pence, also the leaders of the Coptic Church and Al Azhar in Egypt have the Cancel.

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