BREAKING NEWS
This content is not available in your region

Mexican president talks with Canada's Trudeau, aims for progress on trade

Access to the comments Comments
Mexican president talks with Canada's Trudeau, aims for progress on trade
FILE PHOTO: Mexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador gestures during his inauguration ceremony at Congress, in Mexico City, Mexico December 1, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Romero   -   Copyright  Henry Romero(Reuters)
Text size Aa Aa

MEXICOCITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he talked with recently reelected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday, congratulating him on his win and agreeing to keep working toward passage of a new North American trade deal.

Lopez Obrador said on Twitter that both leaders will work on convincing U.S. lawmakers to ratify the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).

(Reporting by Miguel Angel Gutierrez, Editing by Daina Beth Solomon)

euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.