US warns Palestinians against canceling talks
December 8 , 2017
The United States has warned Palestinians against scrapping talks with Vice President Mike Pence. The warning comes after the United States recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The US states thatcancelingtalks between President Mahmoud Abbas and Mike Pence would be counterproductive. The talks were scheduled to be held later this month, but a senior Palestinian official had announced that the US Vice President would not be welcomed.