By OAN Newsroom UPDATED 12:48 PM PT — Thursday, January 17, 2019

In what appears to be a retaliatory move, President Trump is postponing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s upcoming trip abroad in light of the government shutdown.

In a letter he sent the speaker Thursday, the president informed Pelosi he is rescheduling her seven-day excursion to Brussels, Afghanistan and Egypt just hours before she was set to depart.

The president said “I am sure the speaker would agree postponing this public relations event is totally appropriate.”

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