Vice President Mike Pence will travel in his place.
"At the president's request, the vice-president will travel in his stead".
The reason that Trump has decided to make this change and cancel his trip in favour of handling the U.S. response to the escalating crisis in Syria was that he needs "to monitor developments around the world" as other national leaders respond to the situation. Trump has chose to stay home to focus on issues related to an alleged use of chemical weapons recently in Syria.
"I'm not very surprised (with Trump's absence) because the USA government really has no clear agenda for the region", he said.
Shortly before the announcement, Larry Kudlow, the president's new director of the National Economic Council, said Trump was able to "compartmentalize" and that he wouldn't be distracted by the drama surrounding Cohen. "Russia could stop this senseless slaughter if it wanted, but it stands with the Assad regime and supports without any hesitation".
The cancellation comes during an unusually chaotic period of Trump's presidency, including an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid Monday on the Manhattan office, home and hotel room of Michael Cohen, the president's longtime personal lawyer and fixer.
Speaking to reporters at the White House, he said: "We're making decisions as to what we do with respect to the awful attack that was made near Damascus".
Since Trump took power in January 2017, Vidarte said, "the topic that has dominated ties with Latin America has been the search for measures that will benefit his country more". "When I will not say because I don't like talking about timing". He can work on his relationship with South America later, when he can stomach meeting its leaders. It will be interesting to see how Vice President Pence manages the situation at the summit, and how the other countries react to him.
That summit was expected to mark an important turning point in Trump's relationship with Latin American nations, but people close to him have said that he wasn't all that enthusiastic about the trip and is glad to have found a legitimate reason to call it off.
Trump during a meeting with senior military leadership in Washington on April 9. It would been Trump's first visit to Latin America as president.
"He looks forward to promoting policy that will lead to an even stronger U.S. economy and working with our close allies in Latin America to collectively hold undemocratic actors in the region accountable for their actions".
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