Mexico's president boasts of accomplishments in keynote speech

Mexico's Obrador has high approval ratings even as protesters demonstrate over weakening economy and security situation.

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    Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has boasted that Mexicans are happy with his reforms so far in a major speech to the nation.

    His latest approval ratings are high, but even as he spoke, protesters rallied against what they say are his failures to tackle the poor economy and increasing levels of violence.

    Al Jazeera's Manuel Rapalo reports from Mexico City.


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