• SENSEX
    NIFTY 50
Economy

Pentagon authorizes $1 billion for Trump's border wall

Updated : March 26, 2019 08:57 AM IST

The Department of Homeland Security asked the Pentagon to build 92 kilometers of 5.5-meter fencing, build and improve roads, and install lighting to support Trump's emergency declaration as concerns the border.
Shanahan "authorized the commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers to begin planning and executing up to $1 billion in support to the Department of Homeland Security and Customs and Border Patrol," a Pentagon statement read.
Pentagon authorizes $1 billion for Trump's border wall

You May Also Like

Live TV

recommended for you

Advertisement