Protesters hold candles by a sign that reads in Spanish "Enough already!" outside the headquarters of the government-run PEMEX oil company in Mexico City, Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. People are protesting a 20-percent gasoline price hike after the government stopped subsidizing and regulating prices for gasoline and diesel. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

Mexico’s New President Reaffirms Commitment to Nationalize Oil Resources

During his campaign, Lopez Obrador said he wanted to ‘reactivate’ the state’s role in petrol production.