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The Department of homeland security, the United States sent a request to the Pentagon to Finance the construction of 270 miles (434 kilometers) wall on the border with Mexico, reports Reuters.
The source Agency at the Pentagon announced that the request will be processed within two weeks. On the question of the cost of construction of this section of the wall he did not answer. Also, the representative stated that the previous requirements regarding the construction of the wall, the American Agency has satisfied only partially.
In September last year it was reported that the President of the United States Donald trump redirected 771 million dollars from the program to curb Russian aggression is to build a wall with Mexico.
Trump put forward the construction of the wall on the border between the U.S. and Mexico as part of his election program in 2016. He introduced a state of emergency in the country to reallocate funds from other projects. In the summer of 2019, the Supreme court approved the allocation of $ 2.5 billion from the funds the Pentagon for the construction of the wall.
The wall on the border of the United States and Mexico designed to prevent illegal border crossings by Mexicans.
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