President Enrique Peña Nieto received the credentials of 19 new ambassadors, marking the start of their official activities as representatives of their nations in Mexico.
The new diplomatic representatives resident in Mexico are:
Mohammad Azhar Bin Malzan from Malaysia; Jonathan Peled, from Israel; Ahmed Abdualla A. A. Al-Kurwari, from Qatar; Mohamed Abdel Karim Saadat, from Palestine; Andrian Yelemessov, from Kazakhstan; Roy Eriksson, from Finland; Enio Cordeiro, from Brazil; Zurab Eristavi, from Georgia; Alena Gazúrová, from the Slovak Republic; and Alfredo Salvador Pineda Saca, from El Salvador.
Leonardo Arízaga Schmegel, from Ecuador; María Lourdes Urbaneja Durant, from Venezuela; Jorge Roza de Oliveira, from Portugal; David Graham Engel, from Australia; Julio Hernán Garro Gálvez, from Peru; Alden Rivera Montes, from Honduras; Patricia Cárdenas Santamaría, from Colombia; Eduardo José A. de Vega, from the Philippines; and Muktesh Kumar Pardeshi, from India.