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Mexico election: Who is Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador or 'Amlo'?

Left-wing candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador has claimed victory in Mexico's presidential election, saying "profound change" is coming.

The ex-Mexico City mayor, known by his initials Amlo, is projected to win about 53% and his rivals have conceded.

So here are five things you need to know about him.