US President Donald Trump on Wednesday, July 8, met with his Mexican counterpart Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador at the White house.
It is noted that this is Obrador’s first visit to the White house and his first meeting with trump, as well as the first foreign visit since taking office at the end of 2018.
The meeting was timed to coincide with the entry into force of a new trade agreement between the US, Mexico and Canada on July 1. This Treaty replaced the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
The publication also reports that if Trump wins the presidential election, which will be held in November 2020, the President of Mexico is counting on allied relations between the two States.
That Obrador is going to visit Washington and meet with Trump, he said on June 29.