Up to date 2314 GMT (0714 HKT) June 7, 2021
Vice President Kamala Harris is touring to Guatemala and Mexico for her first overseas journey as vp as a part of her position main diplomatic efforts to stem the movement of migration from Central America.
The Biden administration is underneath ongoing political stress to stem the tide of migrants on the US southern border, and Harris is dealing with the primary main diplomatic check of her vice presidency.
Harris is predicted to give attention to financial improvement, local weather and meals insecurity, ladies and younger individuals throughout her journey to the area, in accordance with her workers. On Monday, the vp met with Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei. She’s going to fly to Mexico on Tuesday for a gathering with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
In Guatemala, the vp will even meet with Guatemalan group leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs in addition to greet and thank US embassy workers. In Mexico, Harris will take part in a dialog with feminine entrepreneurs, maintain a roundtable with labor staff and greet US mission Mexico workers.