México, D. F., November 9, 2015

The Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Claudia Ruiz Massieu, met with the Mayor of San Antonio, Texas, Ivy Taylor, during the mayor's visit to Mexico City. During the meeting they agreed to strengthen cooperative ties between Mexico and the city of San Antonio.

Secretary Ruiz Massieu underscored the importance of Mexico and San Antonio multiplying existing ties in education for the benefit of Mexicans and Americans in Mexico and Texas. This year 260 Mexicans are studying in universities in Texas as part of the SEP-SRE Project 100,000 English Language Training Program for Students and Teachers. Of those, 72 are studying in San Antonio.