Mexico: López Obrador registers landslide victory in Presidential Election
July 2 , 2018
Andrés Manuel López Obrador, a left-wing candidate, has claimed a clear victory in the Presidential Elections held in Mexico. According to media reports, Obrador is projected to win nearly 53% votes. After winning the elections he said, “profound change” is about to come in Mexico and vowed to tackle the “evil” of corruption which has caused social inequality and violence in the country. He further pledged to seek friendly ties with the United States and also double the pensions for the elderly.