Mexican president condemns Arizona immigration law

07:47, May 20, 2010      

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Mexican President Felipe Calderon on Wednesday condemned the new immigration law in Arizona as "discrimination."

Calderon made the remarks during a welcoming ceremony hosted by U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House.

Calderon said that Mexicans living in the U.S. state of Arizona were facing "discrimination" after the controversial state immigration law was approved.

Calderon, during his visit to the U.S., was expected to hold talks with Obama on issues ranging from immigration, the fight against drug trafficking, and the economy.

Source:Xinhua

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