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DHS Signs Regional Compact with key Central American Northern Triangle countries

  1. Date Announced

    March 28, 2019

    DHS Secretary Nielsen signs Memorandum of Cooperation (aka "regional compact") on border security cooperation in Central America. Parties include ministers representing Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. Its stated aim is to "better synchronize cooperation" on human trafficking, combating transnational gangs, expanding info/intel sharing, and strengthening air, land, and maritime border security. [ID #388]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    March 28, 2019
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Border
Agencies Affected: CBP DHS

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