WASHINGTON | The Latest: More troops heading to US-Mexico border

13Feb - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on congressional border security negotiations and President Donald Trump (all times local):

4:45 p.m.

U.S. active-duty troops from dozens of units around the country are flowing to the southern border, as part of the latest plan to send 3,750 new forces to beef up surveillance and install more wire barriers.

As of this week, the military had installed about 105 miles of wire barriers along the border, and plans to put in another 140 miles of concertina wire.

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