Mexican president calls El Chapos life sentence in US jail inhumane

Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador also vowed to bring down violence stemming from drug violence President Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador of Mexico has called the jail conditions of drug lord after a judge sentenced him Lcreated a new militarized police force to bring down violence that has spiraled as cartels splinter and smaller groups fight for territory. Last year, violence cost a record 33,000 lives. Those numbers continued surging in the first six months of Lpez Obradors term in office, which began in December. When asked whether he expected violence to rise further over coming weeks following the sentencing of El Chapo, Lpez Obrador said: No, on the contrary. We think that bit by bit the number of criminal incidents will …

All I have done, no credit! Enraged Trump defends US-Mexico migrant deal

President tweets ire at New York Times and opponents as agreement to avoid tariffs comes under scrutiny The Trump administration was forced to defend its immigration agreement with Mexico on Sunday, bringing the highest number of monthly apprehensions made by US authorities in the past 13 years. In the deal announced with in the joint declaration during secretive negotiations over the past six months. On Sunday, the president fired off a series of enraged tweets as he headed for a second day of golf at his course in Sterling, Virginia. Lamenting what he called another false report in the Failing New York Times, he wrote: If President Obama made the deals that I have made, both at the Border and …