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Readout of the President Trump and President Lopéz Obrador Telephone Call

March 21, 2020

Today, President Donald J. Trump spoke with President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of Mexico. The two leaders discussed the coronavirus pandemic and the close United States-Mexico cooperation on efforts to combat the virus, including their agreement on measures to reduce movement across the United States-Mexico border to essential travel only. President Trump and President Lopez Obrador agreed on the importance of preserving trade and critical services, regardless of travel restrictions.