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Mexico The performer Payaso Kachito sells balloons made in the image of recently elected Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in Mexico City’s Zócalo, the capital’s historic main square, on election night, July 1. At a rally celebrating the win, Payaso Kachito sold balloons for 70 pesos ($3.50) each. In a landslide victory Sunday night, López Obrador became Mexico’s first leftist candidate to win the presidency.