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Mexican president exits Trump embrace smiling, Democrats grumble

10 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY Defying warnings that to seek out Donald Trump was to court disaster, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador instead emerged from their first meeting as a "cherished friend" of his U.S. counterpart, even as some Democrats looked on uneasily.

Marriage of convenience: what Mexico's leftist leader gets out of Trump

07 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY When Mexico's leader enters the White House to meet President Donald Trump on Wednesday, he will do so not only as a hostage to the whims of his U.S. counterpart, but also as partner in an unlikely alliance that has benefited both men.

Mexican president to hold first meeting with Trump, Democrats unimpressed

02 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's president and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump will hold their first meeting on July 8 in Washington, officials said on Wednesday, sparking complaints from Democratic lawmakers, who saw it as a political stunt with elections looming.

New North American trade deal launches under cloud of disputes, coronavirus

02 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA A modernized U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade pact took effect on Wednesday, ensuring continuity for manufacturers and agriculture, but the threat of disputes is exposing cracks in what was meant to be a stronger North American fortress of competitiveness.

Coronavirus slump threatens Mexican president's crusade on poverty

02 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY When President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won office with the biggest popular mandate since Mexico's transition to democracy, he pledged to transform the country from the bottom up, putting the poor first.

ANALYSIS -Coronavirus slump threatens Mexican president's crusade on poverty

02 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY, July 1 When President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won office with the biggest popular mandate since Mexico's transition to democracy, he pledged to transform the country from the bottom up, putting the poor first.

New North American trade deal launches under growing threat of disputes

01 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA The revamped trade pact between the United States, Canada and Mexico taking effect on Wednesday was meant to create a kind of fortress North America, boosting the region's competitiveness - but cracks are already starting to show in the foundation.

New North American trade deal launches under growing threat of disputes

01 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA, July 1 The revamped trade pact between the United States, Canada and Mexico taking effect on Wednesday was meant to create a kind of fortress North America, boosting the region's competitiveness - but cracks are already starting to show in the foundation.

Mexican president's Trump visit scheduled for next week

01 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's president is poised to hold a first meeting with his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, next week after the Mexican government said on Tuesday his delegation had received an invitation to Washington for July 8-9.

Mexican president visit to Trump middle of next week: sources

01 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY A visit by Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to Washington to meet his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump has been planned for around the middle of next week, two sources familiar with the matter said.

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