Obama nominates State Department's Jacobson as Mexico ambassador

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 01, 2015 5:14 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will nominate Roberta Jacobson, a top State Department official who has been leading U.S. talks to restore relations with Cuba, as the new U.S. ambassador to Mexico, the White House said on Monday.

(Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Editing by Peter Cooney)