He added there will be no contact between United States and Palestinian officials, and that his government was seeking a new mediator as Washington had surrendered its neutrality with Trump's declaration.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas welcomed global condemnation of US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital Friday, According to the Palestinian Authority's Wafa news outlet.
The decision has sparked unrest within the Palestinian community, which views east Jerusalem as the future capital of an independent Palestinian state.
The official, Jibril Rajoub, said Thursday "we will not receive him in the Palestinian territories".
Separately, Egypt's Coptic Church has announced that its head had canceled a meeting with Pence in Cairo in protest against Washington's decision on Jerusalem.
Mr Abbas has not made similar comments and his office could not immediately be reached.
"There will be no meeting with Pence, this is clear and the issue is bigger than just a meeting", Majdi al-Khalidi, Abbas's presidential adviser for diplomatic affairs, told Voice of Palestine radio.
A Middle East Eye reporter on the scene witnessed two demonstrators being taken away by ambulances for treatment, and at least one instance of rubber-coated bullets being shot towards some protesters early in the morning.
The Arab League's spokesman Mahmoud Afify said on Saturday that the Arab League (AL) called on the USA administration to reverse its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Meanwhile, the Marxist-Leninist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) cancelled its 50th anniversary commemorations to protest against the Jerusalem embassy move on Saturday.
Israel had already responded on Friday to rocket fire with air strikes which the Gaza health ministry said wounded 14 people, including women and children.
In East Jerusalem about 60 people demonstrated near the walled Old City, where paramilitary border police and officers on horseback tried to disperse the crowd with tear gas.
"We reiterate our position against the statement made by the United States representative at the UN Security Council during the session, which violates the position of the global consensus", Abbas said.
So, the Stanton sweepstakes continues for now - with baseball's winter meetings set to begin Monday in Orlando, Fla. Stanton has a full no-trade clause and will be able to make the final decision should Miami be ready to deal him.
Ohtani will agree to minor-league deal and will receive around a $2.3-million signing bonus, the largest offered by an MLB club. While he has occasionally struggled with control, Ohtani is widely thought to be a surefire big-league pitching prospect.
Anushka was spotted at the Mumbai airport on Thursday evening with her father Ajay Kumar, mother Ashima and elder brother Karnesh. Amongst the chosen few, Kohli's childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma will take some time out from coaching to grace this occasion.
There will be further panels streamed on the official PlayStation Experience 2017 website ; you can check the schedule there. The MediEvil PlayStation 4 remaster was announced with a short teaser trailer and very little in the way of details.
However, Aiyar's remark not only brought the Congress in a defensive mode, but also triggered a controversy that could be avoided. Disapproving Aiyar's comment, Rahul tweeted: "BJP and PM routinely use filthy language to attack the Congress party".
The TL;DR version: Kanye West released a song called " Famous ", which included a lyric about having sex with Taylor Swift . Camera IconTaylor Swift fans were not happy with Kim Kardashian , blasting social media with rat emojis.
World Human Rights Day being observed today
Also, Twitterati overflowed with Stand up for yourself and stand up for Human Rights to raise voice against any discrimination. In any state, all citizens should be considered equal and must be given justice.
Firefighters Battling 'Hurricane-Force' Winds in Creek Fire
Across the wide I-405 freeway from the fire, the Getty Center art complex was closed to protect its collection from smoke damage. Evacuation orders first issued Tuesday were affecting about 110,000 households, according to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
UNM Rallies in Support of Mikheil Saakashvili
He previously served as governor of the southern Odessa region after being appointed by Mr Poroshenko in 2015. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko arrived on a visit to Lithuania on Thursday evening, officials told BNS.
Nifty posts biggest weekly gain in six
The index remained in the green throughout the session and hit the day's high of 32992.45 following all-round buying. This is its biggest single-day jump of the index since May 25, when it had gained 149.20 points.
Oregon Hires a New Head Coach
There's a number of coaches on our staff who have head coach capability and we would certainly want to talk to those". Cristobal's candidacy for the permanent job was aided by the overwhelming support he received from Ducks' players.
Hudson, Foxx urge concealed-carry passage
CALmatters.org is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media venture explaining California policies and politics. In the Senate, supporters would likely need 60 votes to overcome a filibuster by Democrats.
Overwatch's Winter Wonderland event returns December 12
Starting December 12th, players will be collecting holiday skins, throwing snowballs, and celebrating the festivities together. Old maps King's Row and Hanamura will receive " seasonal passes ", or themed decorations for the holidays.
PS4 Hits 70 Million Sales, PSVR Hits 2 Million
According to the announcement, the PlayStation VR has now sold more than 2m units and more than 12.2m PSVR games have been sold. This is a big jump from June's numbers, which pinned PSVR sales at close to the one million mark .
At Least Three Reported Killed In Aztec High Shoot Shooting
A number of persons were reported shot on Thursday morning at a high school in Aztec, New Mexico , according to news reports. Numbers of the injured have not been confirmed, but Bloomfield Police Departmented said there had been a "shooting".