The President of Mexico reiterated his country's support for Argentina's legitimate sovereign rights over the Malvinas Islands

The Mexican President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, reiterated the support of the Government and the people of his country for the legitimate sovereignty rights of the Argentine Republic over the Malvinas, South Georgias, and South Sandwich Islands and the surrounding maritime space areas, during within the framework of the official visit that the President of the Nation, Alberto Fernández, made to Mexico.

In this sense, López Obrador ratified the need that the Governments of the Argentine Republic and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland resume negotiations in order to find, as soon as possible, a peaceful and definitive solution to the sovereignty dispute, in accordance with the Resolutions of the United Nations and the Declarations of the OAS and CELAC, among other international forums. 

For his part, President Alberto Fernández expressed his gratitude, on behalf of the Government and people of Argentina, for the traditional support provided on this matter. 

“We greatly value and express our gratitude to our Mexican brothers for the historical and permanent support and solidarity of both the Government and the people of that country regarding the Malvinas Cause”, highlighted the Secretary of Malvinas, Antarctica and South Atlantic of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Daniel Filmus.