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FILE PHOTO: Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador attends a news conference at the National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico, March 9, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Romero. MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s president on Thursday likened a battle between the national power utility and private operators to Argentina’s debt restructuring negotiations with creditors, calling for energy contracts signed by previous governments to be reworked. The government of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has moved in recent weeks to give the Federal Electricity Commission more control over the industry, and has since said private sector contracts were “predatory” and led to high prices. Lopez Obrador drew ... Full story

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