Governor Ulises Ruiz Ortiz sent a personal letter to each of the foreign embassies in Mexico which had issued warnings to their respective citizens to avoid us like the plague. The governor invited the embassy officials and their staffs and families to visit the city and state to celebrate Christmas or New Year's, or both.
The response was unanimous.
The embassies for the following countries responded promptly by promptly failing to respond:
USAThe Oaxaca daily Noticias printed this story yesterday, but because I only believe 10% of what I see in Noticias and nothing of what I read there, I awaited confirmation from a real newspaper.
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All snark aside, it would have been really nice if someone had responded positively.
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by Mexican indigenous artists.
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