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Hundreds of thousands of Americans were left without wages. This resulted in the preparation of the White house to the state of emergency to Finance the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico, says the Associated Press Friday, January 11.
800 thousand civil servants, over half of which still perform their job duties, have not received payment on January 11. It is noted that the partial government shutdown in the USA (shutdown), which began on 22 December, nearing to becoming the longest in the history of the country.
Earlier, on 11 January it was reported that the administration of U.S. President Donald trump started preliminary work to declare in the country state of emergency.
The shutdown occurred because of disagreements in Congress over the allocation of funds for the construction of the wall on the Mexican border. In December 2018, the U.S. leader said that the United States will completely close the southern border, if not funds will be allocated for the construction of the wall against migrants. According to him, the financing of the project prevented the Democrats obstructionists.
Later, trump has shown the project of the wall, the top of which was made in the form of a peak. He complained that the Democrats don’t want to see a concrete wall, so plan to install artistically designed structure, through which it will be seen what is happening on the other side.
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