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United States

  • Tuesday, March 13th 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Hard talk and contentious agenda awaits Bush in Mexico

    President George W. Bush arrived in the Mexico's Yucatán capital of Mérida late Monday on the last leg of his five-nation Latin American tour. He is set to meet President Felipe Calderón Tuesday to talk trade, migration and security, all highly controversial issues for the neighboring countries.

  • Tuesday, March 13th 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Bush promises comprehensive immigration reform bill

    Pte.G. Bush and Pte. F. Calderon

    United States President George W Bush has pledged to reform controversial immigration laws during a two-day visit to Mexico but his host President Felipe Calderón strongly criticized US plans to build a border fence of 1.200 kilometers.
    Mr Bush made the announcement on Tuesday at the start of talks with Mexico's Calderon, on the final leg of his seven-day tour of Latin America

  • Monday, March 12th 2007 - 21:00 UTC

    Milanesas are made of “Venezâ€Ã‚¦” sorry Uruguayan beef

    Pte. Bush with La Corte restaurant maitre at the Old City in Montevideo

    Famous for his bloopers and possibly haunted by the outbursts of another Latinamerican leader, President George Bush was up to his best while in Uruguay when he praised the excellent “Venezuelan beef”, sorry I mean “Uruguayan beef”.