Pentagon Announces Nearly 4,000 Additional Troops Heading to US-Mexico Border

Razor wire. CREDIT: Engin Akyurt

(From The Hill)

According to a statement released by the Defense Department, 3,750 troops will head to the border for 90 days to aid in placing razor wire along the border, as well as with mobile surveillance operations. The deployment will bring the number of active-duty forces in the area supporting Customs and Border Protection to roughly 4,350.

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