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Trump and Mexican President Speak by Phone Amid Dispute Over Wall


President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico with Donald J. Trump in August, when Mr. Trump visited the country during the presidential campaign. Credit Henry Romero/Reuters

MEXICO CITY — Amid the diplomatic showdown over President Trump’s order to build a border wall and who should pay for it, Mr. Trump and President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico spoke by phone, an official in the Mexican presidency said Friday.

The official did not reveal the content of the call, who initiated it or its duration, but said that Mr. Peña Nieto’s office would be releasing a statement shortly.

Source: NYT > World

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