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  Kislev 19, 5778 , 07/12/17

White House: Don't cancel Pence-Abbas meeting

The Maariv site reports that in an interview by Jibril Rajoub on Saudi television, the Palestinian senior member said that "Mahmoud Abbas will not host Vice President Pence when he arrives here on December 19, and we call on all the Arab capitals not to meet with Pence."

According to the Al-Arabiya site the White House said that "the cancelling of the meeting between Vice President Pence and Abbas will have negative implications."

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