FILE PHOTO: Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks throughout a information convention on the Nationwide Palace in Mexico Metropolis, Mexico February 19, 2021. Mexico’s Presidency/Handout by way of REUTERS
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador stated on Saturday that he would press for a deal to get authorized ensures for employees from Mexico and Central America when he speaks together with his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden on Monday.
He estimated that america wants one other 600,000 to 800,000 employees per 12 months.
“It’s higher to handle the migration circulate, legalizing it to offer ensures to employees, so that they don’t threat their lives, so their human rights are protected,” Lopez Obrador stated at a public occasion.
Lopez Obrador and Biden are anticipated to debate migration and financial restoration from the coronavirus pandemic in a digital assembly.
“It’s higher that we come to settlement,” he stated.
Reporting by Sharay Angulo, Writing by Daina Beth Solomon; Modifying by Marguerita Choy