04 Apr '18, 7pm

So, about that caravan...

So, about that caravan...

WASHINGTON — White House officials said Wednesday that President Donald Trump, frustrated with congressional inaction over his demands for a border wall, will direct the National Guard to be dispatched to the southern U.S. border to help address his administration’s concerns with immigration. Though details on cost, timing and the numbers of troops to be dispatched were not immediately available, a White House official said it would be similar to a 2006 effort by former President George W. Bush when more than 6,000 National Guard members were deployed in support roles to the southern U.S. border. “The threat is real… It’s time to act,” Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said. “The president has been frustrated. I think what you are seeing is the president taking his job very, very seriously in terms of securing our border.” The effort comes after Tr...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 05 Apr '18, 9am

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nationalguard.mil 05 Apr '18, 1pm

WASHINGTON - President Donald J. Trump has directed the departments of Defense and Homeland Security to work with state go...

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captainsjournal.com 05 Apr '18, 3am

Unfortunately, I must report that “Armed does not always mean “armed” as most Americans would understand. There are variou...

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militarytimes.com 03 Apr '18, 5pm

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he’s directing the U.S. military to secure the U.S.-Mexico border in lieu of, for...

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hannity.com 03 Apr '18, 6pm

President Trump announced Tuesday his plans to deploy the American military to the United States’ southern border with Mex...

Trump wants US military to secure border until wall is built - U.S.

Trump wants US military to secure border until ...

stripes.com 04 Apr '18, 4am

WASHINGTON — Frustrated by slow action on a major campaign promise, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use th...

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dailycaller.com 03 Apr '18, 4pm

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the US military will be used to guard the US-Mexico border. “We are going to be g...

DoD, DHS to Work With Governors to Deploy Guardsmen to Southern Border

DoD, DHS to Work With Governors to Deploy Guard...

defense.gov 05 Apr '18, 12pm

President Donald J. Trump has directed the Defense and Homeland Security departments to work with state governors to deplo...

National Guard Headed to Mexican Border Once Governors Approve

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military.com 05 Apr '18, 12am

National Guard troops will be sent to help patrol the southern border in lieu of the border wall once border state governo...

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militarytimes.com 04 Apr '18, 9pm

Indiana National Guard to stand up new assistance brigade

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nationalguard.mil 02 Apr '18, 3pm

INDIANAPOLIS — As part of the U.S. Army’s initiative to help foreign military forces across the globe, the Indiana Nationa...

National Guard Troops Deploy to Southern U.S. Border

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defense.gov 07 Apr '18, 6pm

Mattis authorized the use of Title 32 duty status and DoD funds for up to 4,000 National Guard personnel to support DHS’s ...