Mexican president says Venezuela, Cuba accept deported migrants from Mexico

Mexico's President Obrador attends press conference after the general election, in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Countries including Venezuela and Cuba accept migrants deported by U.S. officials from Mexico, the Mexican president said on Thursday, but he added that he would prefer that Washington enter into direct deportation agreements with those nations.

(Reporting by Ana Isabel Martinez and David Alire Garcia; Editing by Valentine Hilaire)