Mexican president, ex-Labour leader Corbyn trade plaudits at news conference

Mexican president, ex-Labour leader Corbyn trade plaudits at news conference

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador hosted former British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn at his morning news conference on Monday, praising the veteran socialist and receiving warm words from the Englishman in return.Lopez Obrador, a fellow leftist, has for several years maintained a friendship with Corbyn, who attended the news…

Mexico president says he sought Assange pardon from Trump, renews asylum offer

Mexico president says he sought Assange pardon from Trump, renews asylum offer

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he had sought a pardon for Julian Assange from former U.S. President Donald Trump before he left office last year and repeated his offer of asylum for the Wikileaks founder on Monday.Last month, the Australian-born Assange moved closer to facing criminal charges https://www.reuters.com/world/us/united-states-wins-appeal-over-extradition-wikileaks-founder-assange-2021-12-10 in…

‘Uncomfortable’: Gary Neville says one Liverpool player really struggled v Chelsea

‘Uncomfortable’: Gary Neville says one Liverpool player really struggled v Chelsea

Football Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty ImagesGary Neville has said on Sky Sports Premier League (5:51pm, January 2, 2021) that Liverpool central defender Virgil van Dijk struggled against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. The former Manchester United defender was on co-commentary duty for the Premier League game between Chelsea and Liverpool in London on Sky Sports on…