RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, today opened the summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (Celac), in which more than a dozen leaders of the region are participating, with a call for the area to build something similar to the European Union (EU).
In his welcome message, the Mexican president stressed the need to "build something similar to the economic community that gave rise to the current European Union."
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