President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador He reported that It is likely that I will go to Peru next December 14 to attend a summit of leaders of the Pacific Alliance and hand over the presidency of the mechanism to his Peruvian counterpart, Pedro Castillo.
the summit of the Pacific alliance was scheduled to take place penultimate week of this november in Mexico, however it was cancelled.
“It is very likely that I will travel to Peru on December 14 for the meeting of the Pacific Alliance. The president of Chile would meet in Peru, I don’t know if the president of Colombia, Pedro Castillo, President Lasso, of Ecuador, has already been invited, and we would attend, I would go to that meeting,” AMLO said.
López Obrador reported that the Pacific Alliance summit was canceled due to the refusal of the Peruvian Congress to grant President Pedro Castillo permission to leave the country.
However, the Mexican president maintained bilateral meetings with their peers from Ecuador, Chile and Colombiacountries that are part of the Pacific Alliance, and agreed to see the possibility of taking the meeting to Peru.
“The meeting of the Pacific Alliance was suspended because They did not allow the president of Peru to attend and he is the presidencyI was going to receive it here and we were exploring the possibility of holding an event in Peru, making a decision by consulting the members of the Pacific Alliance, it is likely that we could go to hold the meeting there in December, in the first week of December, but now that Gustavo Petro and President Boric, who are members of the Pacific Alliance, are coming, we are going to discuss this issue,” the Mexican president reported on November 22.
Last week, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said that the meeting would be held in Lima “as soon as possible,” but did not give a date.
In his morning conference this Wednesday, the president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador He said that yesterday he had a conversation with the Chilean gabriel boricwho visited Peru and informed him that the conditions are in place for the meeting to finally take place.