Mexican president says he has drawn up a 'political will'

1/23/2022 7:27:00 AM

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been talking with unusual frankness about his health

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Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been talking with unusual frankness about his health.

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been talking with unusual frankness about his health

The Associated PressFILE - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks during a meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris in her office at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Washington. President Lopez Obrador announced on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, that he has come down with COVID-19 a second time, as coronavirus infections spike in Mexico and virus tests become scarce. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

MEXICO CITY -- Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador spoke with unusual frankness about hishealthSaturday, acknowledging he spent the night in a Mexico City hospital after undergoing a cardiac catheterization Friday.López Obrador said he had prepared a “political will” to be opened in case he dies to orient his followers, but said, “I don't think it will be needed.”

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Email this article The Associated Press FILE - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks during a meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris in her office at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Thursday, Nov.Gabriel Boric President-elect of Chile Irina Karamanos, an avowed feminist and partner of Chile's leftist president-elect Gabriel Boric, has drawn fire from women's groups for her decision to accept the "anachronistic" role of first lady.Jan.On Location: January 21, 2022 Catch up on the developing stories making headlines.

18, 2021, in Washington. President Lopez Obrador announced on Monday, Jan. Boric, who was elected Chile's youngest-ever president aged 35 in December, is due to assume office on March 11. 10, 2022, that he has come down with COVID-19 a second time, as coronavirus infections spike in Mexico and virus tests become scarce. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) MEXICO CITY -- Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador spoke with unusual frankness about his health Saturday, acknowledging he spent the night in a Mexico City hospital after undergoing a cardiac catheterization Friday. The pair have been in a relationship since 2019. López Obrador said he had prepared a “political will” to be opened in case he dies to orient his followers, but said, “I don't think it will be needed. As for his moral example, the 85-year-old has long shrugged off outrage over his dalliances with young women at his “bunga bunga” soirees, once declaring “I’m no saint.

” The president said his doctors had become concerned, apparently about a possible blockage of his arteries, after he underwent a stress test a couple of weeks ago. It does not come with a salary, and is exercised from the presidency's socio-cultural division, which has an office in the presidential palace. He had been scheduled to undergo the catheterization then, but contracted COVID-19 and the procedure had to be put on hold. López Obrador said the catheterization — in which a small, flexible tube is inserted into a blood vessel — found “the arteries are good, there was no blockage." - 'Different times' - But then Karamanos said Tuesday that reforming the role would involve "adapting it to the times.” However, he said he had made preparations like the will in case he dies. He did not reveal what the document says." Her announcement divided the feminist movement. The new president will be selected by a total of 1,009 Grand Electors — lawmakers of both the lower Chamber of Deputies and the Senate, plus five senators-for life and special regional representatives.

Because López Obrador built his Morena party largely himself, and is overwhelmingly its central figure, there have been concerns he might try to keep running the country after his single allowed term ends in 2024. López Obrador has said he will retire from public life and return to his ranch in southern Mexico in 2024. Karamanos is head of the Feminist Front of the Social Convergence party which is part of the leftist Broad Front to which Boric also belongs. López Obrador had just returned to public view this week after a week of isolation for his second COVID-19 infection in a year. The 68-year-old president suffered a heart attack in 2013 and has high blood pressure. "Our analysis has nothing to do with Irina herself. . Or, if convinced the numbers aren't there, Berlusconi could renounce his candidacy, and support someone else.