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Leaders of Mexico and Germany meet in 'solidarity' against Trump

Tony Payan, director of the Mexico Center, is quoted in a story about German Chancellor Angela Merkel meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to discuss President Donald Trump’s criticisms of their respective countries. Los Angeles Times: http://lat.ms/2raqm8U.