AFP: Pentagon shifts $3.8 bn to Mexico border wall construction14 February 2020 | 03:54 | FOCUS News Agency
The move took to $9.9 billion the total the Pentagon has been forced by President Donald Trump to reallocate to the barrier, after Congress repeatedly blocked funding.
The president declared a national emergency last year to be able to draw federal budget funds already allocated to other needs for the wall, which aims to deter migrants from entering the country illegally.
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