Mexican leftist appeals to “anti-establishment” Trump, seeks NAFTA deal

By Sharay Angulo and Julia Love MEXICO CITY, July 23 : Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador sent U.S. President Donald Trump a letter urging a swift end to NAFTA negotiations and suggesting the leaders could work well together due to their shared anti-establishment style, Mexican officials said on Sunday. The letter was delivered during […]

Pompeo meets next Mexican president, says Trump wants better ties

By Lesley Wroughton and Sharay Angulo MEXICO CITY, July 14 : US President Donald Trump wants to strengthen and improve ties with Mexico after “bumps in the road,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Mexico’s next leader on Friday, following the leftist’s landslide victory this month. President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, in turn, handed Pompeo […]

Mexico president-elect strikes upbeat tone on Trump ahead of talks

By Ana Isabel Martinez MEXICO CITY, July 11 : Mexico’s incoming president on Tuesday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his “respectful attitude” toward the next Mexican administration and held out hope for joint progress on tackling illegal migration ahead of a major meeting this week. Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is due to […]