The President of Mexico, Enrique Pena Nieto Calls Off or cancelled a summit planned with US President Donald Trump. HoursTV.com learned that it mostly happened because of that tweet by Trump on Mexico.
Donald Trump’s Recent Tweets on Mexico
The U.S. has a 60 billion dollar trade deficit with Mexico. It has been a one-sided deal from the beginning of NAFTA with massive numbers…
Donald Trump did not stop there.
of jobs and companies lost. If Mexico is unwilling to pay for the badly needed wall, then it would be better to cancel the upcoming meeting.
Mexican President’s Replies
Translation of Tweet:
This morning we informed the White House that I will not attend the scheduled work meeting for next Tuesday with @POTUS.
He also said that his country was willing to work with the US to reach agreement on behalf of both nations. Shared below is translation of this tweet.
Mexico reiterates its willingness to work with the United States to reach agreements on behalf of both nations.
Trump’s Plan to Build the Wall
One of the stances taken by Donald Trump was going ahead with building the wall. The President of the US also said that Mexican President must cancel his visit if Mexico refuses to pay for the wall.
President Donald Trump on Mexico
During his election campaign, Donald Trump went all out against the Mexicans in the US. He described Mexicans as murderers and rapists. At that time, he pledged to build a wall between the US and Mexico to stop the Mexicans from entering the United States.
Donald Trump also announced renegotiation of the NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) with Mexico and to impose tariffs on American Companies who moved jobs to Mexico.
US Congress on Mexican Wall
The US congress, mostly influenced by the Republicans, has already decided to move ahead with the wall project. The congress is willing to fund the border wall by allocating the budget estimated to be between $12 billion and $15 billion.