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Mexico Reportedly Plans To Ask U.S. For COVID Vaccines

Sources told Reuters Mexico's president planned to make the request in a meeting with President Biden on Monday.
Posted at 2:06 PM, Mar 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-01 16:06:27-05

Mexico reportedly plans to ask the U.S. to share part of its coronavirus vaccine supply.

Sources told Reuters that Mexico's president will make the request in a virtual meeting with President Biden Monday. 

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has criticized vaccine distribution as favoring richer countries.

A White House official told Reuters President Biden is open to the idea, but vaccinating Americans will remain his top priority.

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