Obama, Mexican president discuss immigration, anti-drugs fight: White House

WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto discussed immigration from Central America and the fight against heroin production during a phone call on Thursday, the White House said.

“The leaders committed to continue working jointly to address irregular migration from Central America,” the White House said in a statement. “They also pledged to intensify collaboration between our countries to reduce the production and consumption of heroin.”

(Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Walsh)

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