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Pentagon to shift $600M from Afghan account to build along Mexico border

CBC.ca Friday, 10 May 2019
Acting U.S. Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan has approved the transfer of $1.5 billion US to build more than 125 kilometres of barriers on the border with Mexico, a U.S. official said on Friday, including taking about $600 million in savings from an account meant for Afghan security forces.
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