BREAKING NEWS

US, Mexican security officials speak despite diplomatic rift

Senior Mexican and American military and interior officials spoke on Tuesday, Mexico's government said, in a sign that communication remains open between the two countries, despite deep tension over President Donald Trump's proposals.
In a telephone call, Mexican Interior Minister Miguel Angel Osorio Chong and US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly discussed security issues and an upcoming meeting in Mexico City, according to a statement that gave few details.
A separate Mexican government communique showed Secretary of Defense Salvador Cienfuegos and his US counterpart, James Mattis, spoke about an April meeting of security officials that will include Canada.
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy

Read all Tweets >