.Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico
The US is currently using COVID-19 jabs produced by Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • More details about the vaccine export will be announced on Friday
  • Mexican President Obrador has been an open critic of vaccine inequality
  • Mexico has recorded over 196,000 COVID-19 related deaths

Joe Biden and Mexican President Obrador had a fruitful meeting.(Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The leftist leader said his government had proposed to create a new version of the "Bracero" program
  • Lopez Obrador estimates that the US economy will need hundreds of thousands of extra workers each year
  • A joint summit declaration made no mention of the proposed visa program

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Joe Biden seeks to smoothen over relations with Mexico which were strained under former the President (Photo credit: Twitter/@JoeBiden)

  • "The United States and Mexico are stronger when we stand together," Biden said at the beginning of their teleconference 
  • It was Biden's second bilateral meeting with a foreign leader since becoming president on January 20
  • The talks came after four years of tumultuous US-Mexico relations under former president Donald Trump