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2. GRAPHIC: President Trumps says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico.
3. SCREENGRAB of tweet reading (English) "I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico. The Tariffs scheduled to be implemented by the U.S. on Monday, against Mexico, are hereby indefinitely suspended. Mexico, in turn, has agreed to take strong measures to..."
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4. GRAPHIC: The Mexican Ambassador to the US said on Friday that the two countries will work together.
5. SOUNDBITE (English) Martha Barcena, Mexican Ambassador to the US:
"The governments of the United States and Mexico will work together to immediately implement a durable solution. As a result of these discussions, the United States and Mexico commit to a Mexican enforcement search, Mexico will take unprecedented steps to increase enforcement to curb irregular migration to include the deployment of his National Guard throughout Mexico, giving priority to its southern border."
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6. GRAPHIC: President Trumps says this new cooperation would "reduce or elimiate, Illegal Immigration".
7. SCREENGRAB of tweet reading (English) "...stem the tide of Migration through Mexico, and to our Southern Border. This is being done to greatly reduce, or eliminate, Illegal Immigration coming from Mexico and into the United States. Details of the agreement will be released shortly by the State Department. Thank you!"
The Mexican Ambassador to the US said on Friday that the two countries will work together "to build a more prosperous and secure Central America" after US President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico.
The tariffs were aimed at steming the flow of Central American migrants into the United States.
Speaking in Washington, Martha Barcena said Mexico "will take unprecedented steps to increase enforcement to curb irregular migration".
Barcena said this included the deployment of the Mexican National Guard throughout the country, especially on its southern border with Guatemala.
According to a "US-Mexico Joint Declaration" released by the State Department late Friday, the US said it will work to greatly expand a program that returns asylum-seekers who cross the southern border to Mexico while their claims are adjudicated.
Mexico said it will also decisive action to dismantle human smuggling and trafficking organizations as well as their illicit financial and transportation networks.
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