"The vice president looks forward to travelling to Egypt and Israel in January".
But White House officials said any delay in the tax vote might have prevented the vice president from departing Washington on time and complicated a tightly-orchestrated set of meetings in Egypt and Israel. The draft resolution also reiterated the council's view that no country should establish an embassy in Jerusalem and that Jerusalem's status was an issue to be resolved by Israel and the Palestinians, who want eastern Jerusalem to be the capital of a future Palestinian state. The vice president's office had originally planned to leave on Saturday night for Israel but pushed back his departure because of the pending tax bill.
The VP's trip to the Middle East has now been postponed to January 14.
The Palestinian Authority said it was not going to meet with Pence during his trip that was going to include a visit to Bethlehem, Christ's birth place, and a meeting with President Mahmoud Abbas.
According to Reuters news agency, White House officials said that the decision to delay Pence's trip was not related to the criticism over Trump's decision on Jerusalem.
Texans QB Savage (concussion) exits vs. 49ers
Upon entering the game, Yates threw a touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins to narrow the gap against the 49ers. Meanwhile, defensive end Aaron Lynch is active for the first time since suffering a calf strain in Week 6.
Then Trump announced on December 6 that his administration had chose to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, breaking with decades of US policy and drawing sharp criticism from allies and adversaries.
Aside from the protests, Palestinian, Muslim and Coptic leaders had cancelled meetings with the vice president, who had already trimmed the trip by three days. In October, Pence's office said the vice president was schedule to make a stop in the occupied West Bank during the visit.
Sissi agreed to still meet with Pence, although his decision to do so was deeply unpopular in Egypt.
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. In doing so, senior officials said the protests were not a factor and that the vice president needed to stay in Washington until the tax vote was completed.
Vice President Mike Pence's office on Monday announced it had been made a decision to delay his trip to the Middle East scheduled for Tuesday, to keep him available to cast the tie breaking vote at the Senate on the GOP tax reform bill.
Kimberly Jones made her Facebook page private amidst the attention the bullying video began getting and the backlash . In some well-publicized cases in recent years, bullying has been so vicious that victims have killed themselves.
Rocket alarm sirens blared across communities surrounding the Gaza Strip, confirmed an IDF spokesperson. Therefore, most of the short-range rockets launched over the past few days fell within the Gaza Strip.
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek said the "transaction will allow both companies to benefit from the global growth of music streaming". Independent label consortium Merlin is also close to getting on board, according to Bloomberg .
The match began in a dramatic style as the hosts Al Jazira managed to keep a clean slate till the 31st minute. With the win Real Madrid go through to Saturday's final in which they will play Brazilian side Gremio.
They're going to decide what they think Jerusalem should look like. "I strongly believe this is going ... move ball in peace process", said. "I watched Al do honorable and from office", said. "You if you're to boundaries borders there.' let decide", Haley.
The game doesn't have a release date, but it's expected to arrive sometime in 2018, alongside Atlus' port of Dragon's Crown Pro . With the original game surprisingly gaining a competitive scene, this remake will include online multiplayer battles.
Officials with Trump for America learned last week that GSA officials had turned over the cache of emails to Mueller's team. This is another attempt to discredit Mueller as his #TrumpRussia probe tightens", he wrote on Twitter.
It's an S Pen, so while it's smaller, it doesn't require a battery and it fits inside of a holster in the device. On the specs front, the Samsung Notebook 9 boasts of a 13.3-inch Samsung RealViewTouch FHD display .
NASA will be streaming the shower from its Marshall Space Flight Center beginning at sunset from Huntsville, Alabama. The shower will hit its peak at 2:00 a.m. on Thursday morning and you might see around 120 shooting stars that hour.
The Assistant for tablets will first be rolling out to the United States users with English as the default language. Google Assistant has until now been available on smartphones , smartwatches, smart speakers, Android TV and more.
After updating from Android 8.0, heading to Settings Network & Internet Mobile network displays a new option for Advanced Calling. On the other hand, the Chinese phone maker is also pushing the December security patch to Mi A1 units.
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TyLon Pittman recalled his Saturday convesation with the 911 oprator, Tylon's family was unaware of it. TyLon produced the evidence, offering up his phone to show her the shocking YouTube clip he had seen.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a video on his Twitter account in which he thanked Haley for the USA veto. Francois Delattre, France's ambassador to the United Nations , said his country regretted the U.S. decision over Jerusalem.
They bonded during this year's Invictus Games , where they watched a bunch of events together and just bro'd on down. Those who admire and miss President Obama have shared great excitement and enthusiasm over the upcoming interview.
Baggett never complains about the cold or asks for very much. "I'm shocked and pleased to have this blessing in our red kettle". Wicke attributed the losses this year to increases in online shopping and not enough bell ringers, both paid and volunteer.
The Muslim mayor of Nazareth - the town where Jesus grew up - has announced he is cancelling Christmas events over U.S. Christmas events in the city, which is a center of Christian pilgrimage, normally provide a big boost to its economy.
This morning, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame unveiled their list of inductees for the 2017 class and it was a wild group. Tickets will go on sale in January and the event will later air on HBO and be heard on SiriusXM Radio.
Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, last year's Heisman victor , and Stanford RB Bryce Love trailed Mayfield in the balloting. The quarterback was arrested in February and pleaded guilty to three misdemeanors, including public intoxication.