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USA troops seen setting up barbed wire near Mexico border

USA troops seen setting up barbed wire near Mexico border

The troops laid concertina wire ("barbed wire") along the border near Hidalgo, Texas.

Trump has said the total number of troops could climb as high as 15,000, which CSBA calculates the price tag to be at approximately $90 million to $110 million.

But Operation Faithful Patriot is meant to be a mission where the active duty troops are only to provide support for CBP since they are forbidden by federal law to carry out law enforcement duties.

"There is no plan for us military forces to be involved in the actual mission of denying people entry to the United States", said Dunford.

"Mexico is trying, they are trying but we're different, we have our military on the border", he said. "They work for their globalist, open-border $$-sponsors-$$", says the site. "But ... we don't anticipate that there will be that type of interaction" with migrants crossing the border illegally or seeking asylum.

From a military standpoint, he said, he asked a number of questions.

"Our military will not receive combat pay or hostile-fire pay as they are not deploying to a combat area, nor are they expected to be subject to hostile fire", he said, adding that they will be eligible for a separation allowance. The remark was short-lived as the next day Trump walked it back, saying that those who attack the United States military will simply be arrested in accordance with USA law.

"They do that with us, they're going to be arrested, there's going to be problems. I didn't say shoot".

"We're going to have tents". "Self defense is an inalienable right of an American soldier".

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The official representative of the Ministry stressed that the military police will protect the employees of the Ministry of defense, which are on the border.

The deployment of active-duty soldiers is in addition to roughly 2,100 National Guard troops deployed to the U.S. -Mexico border region since April to support CBP agents under the umbrella of a separate operation...

The majority of the forces are now in Texas where 2,600 service members have arrived over the last week, there are 1,100 service members in Arizona and California respectively.

But on the campaign trail, Trump has painted a darker picture of the caravan without evidence, calling it an "invasion".

As of Monday, US officials told Reuters that about 4,800 troops participating in the mission "Operation Faithful Patriot" are near the border. It was reported that although such a request was sent to the Pentagon by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), it did not even reach the top brass and was rejected early on. The Department of Homeland Security disputes that characterization, and the story has been updated with DHS comment.

Trump said last week he plans to build tents to house migrants, who would be held in those facilities while the US government weighs their asylum request.

As of this past Thursday, the first 100 active-duty troops arrived at the U.S.

Manning on Monday told reporters that troops would not patrol with CPB and are there in a mission-support role only.


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