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US troops are still at the southern border, despite waning migration and COVID-19 restrictions
Roughly 5,200 troops are there to help find undocumented migrants, though apprehensions are at the lowest levels in years.
Marine Commandant: Border deployments aren’t hurting readiness, even though I said they would
Deploying troops to the U.S.-Mexico hasn't hurt Marine Corps readiness as much as previously reported, Commandant Gen. Robert Neller told lawmakers on Tuesday, directly contradicting the "unacceptable risk" to readiness the Corps' top officer had explicitly detailed in a pair of internal memos that leaked last month
‘Relax,’ US Troops On The Border Are Not There To Shoot Migrants, Mattis Says
THE PENTAGON — Any U.S. troops who assist civil authorities who come under attack by migrants will not be armed,...
Mission Accomplished: Troops At US-Mexico Border Should Be Home By Christmas
It seems like only yesterday that 5,800 active-duty service members were racing to the Southwest border to stop a migrant...