Mexico’s new president takes aim at violence during first day in office

Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador takes part in an indigenous ceremony during the AMLO Fest at Zocalo square in Mexico City, Mexico December 1, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – On his first full day in office, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended a plan to end lawlessness with a new national guard, an initiative that risks upsetting some supporters who favor a less militarized approach. In a Sunday morning speech, Mexico‚Äôs first leftist president in decades continued to pivot […]

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