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Mr. Obrador said his country is "safer than the United States" in response to inquiries surrounding the kidnapping of four Americans, two of them killed
. A Mexican bystander was also killed.
A Reuters article
points out that Obrador's declaration may not be the case, citing missing American women and a homicide rate on track to give the Mexican President a record number for his term.
Obrador blamed American conservatives for criticism of his country.