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CBP partners with DOD for Operation Secure Line at southwest border

  1. Original Date Announced

    November 6, 2018

    CBP announces Operation Secure Line in reaction to group of migrants traveling to the Southwest Border. DOD will provide thousands of active-duty troops, equipment, and resources (including planning, engineering, transportation, logistics, medical support, and temporary housing). CBP will send additional personnel and resources to the area. [ID #362]

    Press Release: As Migrant Caravan Continues Toward U.S. Border, CBP Partners with DoD to Secure the Line
  2. Effective Date

    November 6, 2018

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Border
Agencies Affected: CBP DOD

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