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What coronavirus? Mexico's president touching people, holding rallies

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEMarch 18, 2020, 1:34 AM UTCBy Carmen SesinMexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been slammed for disregarding his own government's social distancing guidelines to stem the growing coronavirus pandemic: AMLO, as he is called, has continued to hold mass rallies where he shakes hands and even greets supporters with hugs and kisses.Former Mexican President Felipe Calderón warned on Twitter that López-Obrador "could be a source of contagion. ... If out of 300 people he greets, one is infected, he can infect the rest of the healthy people."López-Obrador was criticized by a blogger, Frida García, ...