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MCI ADDS MEXICO TO MCI CALL USA SERVICE

 RYE BROOK, N.Y., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Business people and vacationers traveling in Mexico now have a convenient and low cost way to call back to the U.S. MCI (NASDAQ-NMS: MCIC) today announced the addition of Mexico to the list of over 70 countries from which its MCI Call USA service is available.
 "The U.S. is the number one destination for calls from Mexico," said Seth Blumenfeld, president of MCI International. "Whether they are in Mexico on business or pleasure, MCI customers can now enjoy the same benefits of MCI Call USA that they have come to trust around the world, and avoid the inconvenience of foreign operators and excessive hotel surcharges."
 MCI Call USA service is available throughout Mexico from any phone except from some public phones that allow only local calling. By dialing the toll-free access number from Mexico, 95-800-674-7000, callers will be connected to an MCI operator in the U.S. who will put the call through to anywhere in the 50 states. Both English and Spanish speaking operators are available and calls can be placed collect or billed to the caller's MCI.
 MCI Call USA rates from Mexico are structured in two rate categories depending on the Mexican city from which the call is placed. The rate for calls from the more northern cities is $.99 for the first minute and $.79 for each additional minute. From more southern cities, the rates are $1.99 for the first minute and $1.75 for each additional minute.
 MCI Call USA is currently available from 74 countries throughout Europe, Asia and Latin America.
 MCI offers a full range of domestic and global telecommunications services through one of the world's largest advanced networks. The company, with 1992 revenue of $10.5 billion, is the second largest telecommunications company in the U.S. and the sixth largest international communications carrier in the world and has over 60 offices in 55 countries and places.
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 /CONTACT: Jane Levene of MCI, 914-934-6480/
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