Trump Mex. Parody by Lenny Ghoul.

President Trump Waves Paper to Reporters Claiming it’s the Secret Deal With Mexico

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On Tuesday President Donald Trump waved a single sheet of folded paper to gathered reporters, telling them it was the agreement between the U.S. and Mexico, “that everybody says I don’t have.”

Asked if he was prepared to release the details of the agreement the President said, “no, because I’m going to let Mexico do the announcement at the right time.”

ABC News reported that the U.S. and Mexico reached a deal on Friday regarding immigration at the U.S./Mexico Southern Border. The deal allowed the President to remove his threat of five percent blanket tariffs on Mexico imports that would have taken affect on Monday, increasing monthly with the cap being twenty-five percent by October.

The New York Times reported that in response to President Trump’s weekend tweets that first mentioned the secret portion of the deal reached with Mexico, American Officials said they believe that he was referring to an “agreement in principle to revisit the migration situation, and they said it gave the United States strong leverage over Mexico to live up to its promises. The numbers will be reviewed in 45 days and again in 90 days, officials said.”

During a press conference Mexico’s Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard denied the existence of a separate deal, beyond the U.S.-Mexico Joint Declaration that was released to the public on Friday.

Ebrard said, “There is no other thing beyond what I have just explained,” the AP reported on Monday.

In response to the President’s tweet that states in part that Mexico will buy more American agriculture products from the U.S., Ebrard said, “We do not have a specific agreement on products of that nature.”

Asked Monday about Mexico’s denial of a deal beyond what was made public, the President told reporters “I don’t think they will be denying it very long.”

Washington Post staff photographer Jabin Botsford posted on Twitter what he states is two images of the paper that President Trump waved at reporters.