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CBP: Criminals Ramp-Up Attempts To Smuggle Drugs Into The U.S., Drive Over Normandy Barriers

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Drug smugglers attempted to use a makeshift ramp to drive over Normandy barriers on the border. They had crossed into the US illegally and were attempting to return to Mexico. There is no pedestrian fencing or any type of wall in the area.

Via U.S. Customs and Border Protection:

“Release Date: February 15, 2019

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Ajo and Welton stations collaborated with Mexican authorities to seize a drug smuggling vehicle in a remote area of the Sonoran Desert Wednesday evening.

U.S. Border Patrol agents patrolling a stretch of desert near the Yuma/Maricopa county line, discovered tracks from an off-road vehicle on protected land approximately four miles north of the international border.

Recognizing signs of a possible vehicle incursion into the United States, additional Border Patrol agents on all-terrain vehicles were called in, and assisted by an Air and Marine Operations helicopter crew, who began to look for the suspected vehicle.

The helicopter crew spotted a modified Jeep Cherokee, containing 11 people and several suspected bundles of marijuana speeding south toward the international boundary, where limited border security infrastructure is in place.

After a failed attempt to drive across a makeshift ramp, the Jeep became stuck on the post and rail vehicle barrier, and the occupants fled into Mexico with the suspected marijuana.

U.S. agents notified Mexican officials who deployed military law enforcement to the area.

No suspects or narcotics were found, however Mexican authorities were able to seize the vehicle.

Border Patrol agents found the location where the vehicle initially made entry into the U.S., and recovered two additional homemade vehicle ramps.

Border Patrol agents often work in remote locations with limited infrastructure, and extreme weather and terrain. They face evolving threats from smuggling organizations who endanger the public on both sides of the U.S./Mexico Border.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection welcomes assistance from the community. Individuals can report suspicious activity to Border Patrol by calling 1-877-872-7435 toll free. All calls will be answered and remain anonymous.”

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Supreme Court Turns Away Environmentalists Trying To Stop Border Wall Construction

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Another victory for national security & the border wall. This will help us as we continue the construction of our next projects if environmentalists come after us as they did at Project 2.

“The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal from a coalition of environmental groups that pushed back against the Trump administration’s construction of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

The groups, led by the Center for Biological Diversity, challenged a 1996 law giving the president authority to fight illegal immigration and border crossings, and limiting some legal challenges.

The coalition claimed that the Trump administration did not conduct sufficient environmental impact studies for the construction and that endangered species like the jaguar and Mexican wolf would be adversely affected by the barrier.

They had asserted in their case that the law’s allowance for the secretary of Homeland Security to waive any laws necessary to allow the quick construction of border fencing violates the Constitution’s separation of powers. The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals had dismissed the case, citing a prior case from 2007 with “a nearly identical context.”

“This Court finds that precedent persuasive, and it compels the conclusion that Plaintiffs’ complaint fails to state plausible constitutional claims as a matter of law,” the Circuit Court’s ruling said.”

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This Summer, We Continue With Our Fourth Border Wall Project

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Good news, everyone. Not only is our third border wall project slated to begin soon (most likely in California), but our fourth project will be hot on its heels.

Our first project in Sunland Park, New Mexico – Jeff Rainforth for WBTW

Our 2nd project in Mission, Texas was completed in February of this year – Jeff Rainforth for WBTW

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Foreman Mike’s announcement in the next step for We Build The Wall!

Foreman Mike is back at it again, this time with a big announcement in the next step for We Build The Wall! >> https://secure.webuildthewall.us/stopthesurge

Posted by We Build The Wall Inc on Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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