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Mexico reviews cooperation with U.S. over 'blatant' tension

Apr 10, 2018 - 10:07 AM

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has ordered all federal government departments to re-evaluate bilateral cooperation with the United States – a review Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray says is a direct response to recent tension

NATIONAL GUARD. Members of the Arizona National Guard listen to instructions on April 9, 2018, at the Papago Park Military Reservation in Phoenix. Arizona deployed its first 225 National Guard members to the Mexican border on Monday after President Donald Trump ordered thousands of troops to the frontier region to combat drug trafficking and illegal immigration. Photo by Caitlin O'Hara/AFP

Canada, Mexico win NAFTA breathing space

Apr 28, 2017 - 10:42 AM

But US President Donald Trump still left open the possibility of withdrawing from the pact if talks fail

WARM WELCOME. In this file photo, US President Donald Trump (L) greets Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau upon arrival outside of the West Wing of the White House on February 13, 2017 in Washington, DC. File photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Mexico vows to impose tariffs if Trump presses wall payment

Feb 26, 2017 - 8:58 AM

Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray notes that if Trump places tariffs on Mexican goods it will hit US households that buy all sorts of products from south of the border

The U.S.-Mexico border fence stands along the border on September 28, 2016 in the Imperial Sand Dunes recreation center, California. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Top U.S. diplomat meets counterparts from Mexico, Canada

Feb 09, 2017 - 10:33 AM

UPDATED Canada Mexico and the US are members of the NAFTA free trade bloc which Trump has branded a catastrophe for American jobs

Mexico's Peña Nieto mulls cancelling Trump meeting over wall plan

Jan 26, 2017 - 11:26 AM

UPDATED Peña Nieto: I have said it time and again: Mexico will not pay for any wall Mexico gives and demands respect as the completely sovereign nation that we are

BARRIER. A pedestrian walks towards the port of Entry at the U.S.-Mexico border wall on January 25, 2017 in San Ysidro, California. Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images/AFP

Mexican finance minister resigns amid Trump scandal

Sep 08, 2016 - 3:49 PM

Finance Secretary Luis Videgaray a close confidant of President Enrique Peña Nieto steps down amid fallout from the New York billionaire s visit which he helped arrange

Mexico's resigning Secretary of Finance Luis Videgaray during a press conference at the Palacio Nacional in Mexico City on September 7, 2016. Alfredo Estrella/AFP