According to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (left), the president-elect in the US, Joe Biden, recognized Mexico’s attention to Covid-19. File photos: Cuartoscuro / AFP
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador confirmed that the president-elect of the United States, Joe Biden, recognized that the attention to the pandemic by Covid-19 was better in Mexico than in his country.
The Mexican president confirmed that this recognition was given in his call with the democrat, on December 19, in which in addition to addressing the issue of the latter’s victory in the US presidential elections, the health crisis was also addressed.
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“We have been better able to cope with the pandemic. The call I had with President Biden we discussed the issue and he recognized that the attention in Mexico on the problem was better than what they were doing ”, he clarified.
He regretted that his adversaries criticize the fight against the pandemic in our country despite the fact that there is better attention than in nations like the United States; He also regretted that comparisons are made with other countries, since “comparisons are not worth here because it is about human lives.”
López Obrador took the opportunity to confirm the visit of the Undersecretary of Health, Hugo López-Gatell, in Argentina to gather information about the application of the AstraZeneca / Oxford vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, which was approved by Mexico for its use in emergency.
“Yes, Hugo is in Argentina, he leads that mission because we seek to solve the vaccine issue. We need to vaccinate and have sufficient doses ”, he indicated.
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