According to this article from the Jerusalem Post. http://www.jpost.com/Israel/Article.aspx?id=169324 he was never meant to be meeting them in the first place.
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from the article: Israel can't afford to reject J Street
Maximum age of patient chaperones who must undergo a security check was raised from 35 to 55, meaning anyone younger than 55 won’t be able to get permission, Palestinians say.10:11 01.12.15 | 0 comments