World Bulletin / News Desk
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Thursday called off a meeting with Donald Trump due to a dispute over the US leader's vow to make Mexico fund a new wall on the countries' border.
"We informed the White House this morning that I will not attend the working meeting scheduled for next Tuesday" with Trump in Washington, the Mexican leader said on Twitter.
"Mexico reiterates its willingness to work with the United States to reach agreements in both nations' interests."
Trump on Wednesday signed an order to build a border wall to keep out illegal migrants whom he blames for crime -- a controversial key pledge of his election campaign.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 26 Ocak 2017, 20:29