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Marcelo Luis Ebrard Casaubón is a Mexican politician who was affiliated with the Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD) until 2015. On 1 December 2018 he was appointed Foreign Secretary by Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. He has previously served as president of the United Nations Global Network on Safer Cities. He was the successful candidate of the PRD-led electoral alliance to serve as Head of Government of the Federal District in the 2006 Federal District election, a position he held until 2012. He also served as secretary-general of the former Mexican Federal District Department, minister of public security, and minister of social development of the Mexican capital. In 2010, Ebrard was nominated as the "world's best mayor" by the Project World Mayor. From 2009 to 2012, he was the chair of the World Mayors Council on Climate Change.
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Tourism restricted across U.S.-Mexico border, says Mexican governmentMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Friday announced restrictions on crossings for tourism at the U.S.-Mexico border as a coronavirus contention measure, but emphasized that trade, work and..
Mexico to let U.S. return Central American migrants caught at borderMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that Mexico will allow the United States to return to Mexico Central American migrants caught trying to enter the United States illegally at the..
Mexico, U.S. to form coronavirus task force for border: ministerMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that Mexico and the United States have agreed to form a joint task force to work on measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus at the..
Mexico's foreign minister says U.S-Mexico border travel will be restricted for tourism, recreationMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Friday announced restrictions on crossings at the U.S.-Mexico border, but said they were limited to visits for "tourism, recreation".
Mexico foreign minister urges U.S. to keep border open for trade, workMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Thursday that he held talks with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and proposed that the two countries keep their shared border open for commerce and..
Mexico says number of migrants in 'Remain in Mexico' program drops sharplyMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday that the number of migrants awaiting the outcome of their U.S. immigration cases in Mexico has fallen from 50,000 to about 2,500.
Mexico said latest migrant caravan won't pass - Guatemala presidentMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard told the Guatemalan government that a caravan of migrants heading towards the United States from Honduras would not be allowed to enter Mexico, new Guatemalan..
Once Guatemala government up to speed, Mexico to discuss migration: EbrardMexico and Guatemala will hold bilateral talks on migration once the new Guatemalan government has become familiar with "the situation", Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday.
U.S. and Mexico moving closer on need to develop Central America: MexicoMexico and the United States are increasingly in agreement on the need to lift economic development of Central America in order to curb illegal immigration from the region, Mexican Foreign Minister..
U.S. attorney general to visit Mexico next week: Mexican ministerU.S. Attorney General William Barr will visit Mexico next week, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday.
USMCA approval will trigger investment, growth: Mexico foreign ministerMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Thursday that a new North American trade deal will start a new phase of investment and growth for Mexico, ending a period of uncertainty.
Mexico says dispute over U.S. labor attaches does not endanger trade dealMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Monday that a dispute with the United States over appointing U.S. labor attaches to Mexico does not put a new North American trade deal at risk.
Trump could still label cartels as terrorists, but U.S.-Mexico relations would suffer: Mexican officialMexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump could designate Mexican drug gangs as terrorist groups whenever he chooses, but this designation would be..
Revamped USMCA allows Mexico to bring labor complaints in U.S.: Mexican officialMexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday that under changes to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Mexico will be able to bring labor complaints against companies and..
Mexico accepts U.S. steel demand in USMCA trade deal, but with conditionsMexico would accept a U.S. demand on steel in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement if the rule took effect at least five years after the trade pact's ratification, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo..
Mexico thanks Trump for holding off on terrorist designation for drug cartelsMexico's foreign minister, Marcelo Ebrard, on Friday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for holding off on classifying Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups, a proposal that Mexico's government had..
U.S. Attorney General Barr to meet top Mexican officials on Thursday: Mexico governmentU.S. Attorney General William Barr will meet Thursday with Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, as well as other top officials, Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday.
U.S. terror tag for Mexico cartels would hurt joint cooperation: ministerIf the United States designates Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups, it would hamper cooperation between the two countries, Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday.
Mexico doesn't expect U.S. to designate drug cartels terrorists: ministerMexico's foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Monday he did not expect the United States to seek to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists.
Mexico says Bolivia's Morales will arrive in Mexico around 11 amMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday that the plane carrying ousted Bolivian president Evo Morales is expected to arrive in Mexico around 11 a.m. local time after difficulties in..
Mexico grants asylum to Bolivian leader Evo Morales amid massive protests and growing unrestMexico said Monday it has granted asylum to Bolivia’s Evo Morales, after the leftist president’s departure left the South American nation reeling amid a power vacuum.“Several minutes ago I..
Mexico says Bolivia suffered coup due to military pressure on MoralesMexico's government views the resignation of Bolivia's president as a coup because the Bolivian military had broken with the constitution by pressing him to stand down, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo..
Mexico says it would offer asylum to Bolivia's Morales if he sought itMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Sunday that the country would offer asylum to embattled Bolivian President Evo Morales if he sought it, saying on Twitter that Mexico has received 20..
Mexico sees decrease in U.S.-bound immigration from Central AmericaMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a "significant decrease" in U.S.-bound immigration through Mexico, especially from Central..
Mexican foreign minister cites sharp decrease in immigration to U.S.Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a "significant decrease" in U.S.-bound immigration through Mexico, especially from Central America, and..
Mexico won't accept U.S. request for safe third country agreementForeign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Tuesday said Mexico refused to act as a so-called safe third country, which would mean that U.S.-bound asylum seekers traveling via Mexico would have to first claim..
Mexico to press U.S. on halting illegal flow of weapons: EbrardMexico will press the United States to halt the illegal flow of weapons from the United States to Mexico at a White House meeting on Tuesday afternoon, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said in a Twitter..
US, Mexico Officials to Meet About Reduction in Migrant Border CrossingsMexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard is set to meet Tuesday with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and other officials to discuss Mexico's efforts to reduce the number of migrants arriving at the U.S...
Mexican Foreign Minister Says Country Will Not Be Third Safe Country For Asylum SeekersMexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard took to Twitter on Monday to stress that Mexico, per the president, will not agree to being a third country for those seeking asylum. ......
Mexico won't be safe third country for asylum seekers: EbrardMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Monday reiterated that Mexico would not become a safe third country for U.S.-bound asylum seekers following comments by a U.S. official that Washington was..
Mexico says it has slowed migrant flow 56% in 3 monthsMEXICO CITY — Under threat of crippling U.S. tariffs, Mexico said Friday it had reduced the flow of migrants arriving at its northern border by 56% in three months. Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard..
Mexico expects relief on U.S. tariff threat as migrant flows dropMexico does not expect the United States to threaten to put tariffs on its goods when it holds talks next week with U.S. officials about its efforts to curb migration from Central America, Foreign..
Flow of undocumented migrants towards U.S. border fell 56%: Mexican foreign ministerMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that the country's immigration plan had reduced the flow of undocumented migrants crossing the country towards the U.S. border by 56% between May..
Mexico minister says 107 Mexicans detained in Mississippi operationsMexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Thursday that 107 Mexicans had been detained in the southern U.S. state of Mississippi, part of sweeping U.S. immigration operations.
Mexico considering litigation over shooting of Mexicans in the United States: foreign ministerMexican foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Sunday that the attorney general would consider litigation claiming that terrorism was committed against Mexicans in a shooting in El Paso, Texas, in..