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    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Travels to Mexico

    The top U.S. diplomat will lead the Trump administration’s first official visit to the country since the landslide victory of leftist President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will also make the trip — billed as a “a testament to the importance” of the bilateral relationship — along with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner. President Trump’s son-in-law has attracted criticism for his high-ranking role in the administration, especially amid reports that he lacks the appropriate security clearance.

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