Posts tagged as border between the United States and Mexico

Pentagon chief says $1 billion of funding shifted to border wall

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The U.S. Department of Defense shifted $1 billion (£757.5 million) to plan and build a 57-mile section of “pedestrian fencing”, roads and lighting along the border between the United States and Mexico, the Pentagon chief said on Monday. Last week, the Pentagon gave Congress a list that included $12.8 billion of construction projects for which it said funds could be redirected for construction along the U.S.-Mexico border. U.S. President Donald…