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Mexico's AMLO Talks Internet With Zuckerberg Via Video Chat

  • President says no need to travel thanks to video conferences
  • Lopez Obrador pitches Facebook founder on connectivity boost
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Photographer: Luis Antonio Rojas/Bloomberg

Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg today about fulfilling a commitment to broaden internet access, and in a Twitter post, said there’s no need to make international visits given modern technology.

“There’s no need to travel abroad frequently, now we can communicate through video conference,” Lopez Obrador said.