Mexican State Closes its Border to Americans – To Protect its Citizens During the Covid19 Pandemic

Officials in the Mexican state of Sonora moved decisively to shut their border before the Fourth of July weekend which is traditionally a time of heavy crossings into Mexico as Americans head south to celebrate the Holiday. A reopening date …

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Donald Trump Takes Credit for Immigrant Caravan Being Stopped Short of The United States

A caravan of 1,000 men, women and children migrants hoping to seek asylum in the United States has reportedly been disbanded according to Mexican authorities.  The group made headlines last weekend when it crossed into the Mexico with the goal …

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Eleven Countries, Including Canada and Mexico, Move forward With TPP Without U.S.

Eleven countries have moved forward with a trans-pacific trade pact despite President Trump pulling the U.S. out of the negotiations of the deal last year.  Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam gathered in …

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President Trump Ties Steel Tariff Exemptions for Canada, Mexico to NAFTA Renegotiation – Negotiating Style May Already Be Paying Off

President Trump wrote today on Twitter that exemptions for Canada and Mexico on steel and aluminum imports would be granted only if a more equitable version of NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Association is signed between the three countries.…

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Pena Nieto Cancels Washington Visit After Trump Refuses to Back Off Mexican Border Wall Funding Demand

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has cancelled a planned visit to the U.S. because of President Trump’s unwillingness to back off of his demand that Mexico pay for a wall along the U.S.’ southern border.  The decision was reportedly made …

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