Mexico's president again declines to congratulate Biden on election win


FILE PHOTO: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador takes part in the virtual meeting of the Group of 20 (G20) summit, November 22, 2020. Mexico's Presidency/Handout via REUTERS

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Wednesday again declined to congratulate Joe Biden for winning the U.S. presidential election, reiterating that once the process is finished in the United states he will make a pronouncement.

Lopez Obrador added he has nothing against any candidate or political party in the U.S. electoral process, but prefers not to offer his congratulations until it is concluded.

"What's the best thing? To wait," he said.

(Reporting by Anthony Esposito; Editing by David Alire Garcia)

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