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Making Sense of Trump's Visit to Mexico

MIN READSep 1, 2016 | 01:29 GMT

Trump emphasized the mutual benefits of the U.S.-Mexico relationship and avoided going into detail on his earlier proposal to cut remittances to Mexico to pay for a wall on the border.

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Putting ourselves in the shoes of the Mexican president, we can understand why his government would be so keen to keep a dialogue open with both U.S. presidential candidates. Mexico's economic health and security are deeply intertwined with the United States. Regardless of who ends up in the White House, Mexico City needs a close working relationship with Washington....

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