The Wall

At the south-east edge of San Diego, a lonely district dominated by cross-border trucking abruptly gives way to desert scrubland. Three layers of fence abutting the Mexican city of Tijuana become two; if you follow a dirt road east for a mile, the second fence of steel mesh also ends, leaving just the original eight-foot barricade of rusty steel, improvised out of surplus air force helicopter landing mats. This is where President Trump’s signature campaign promise, “The Wall”, is now taking prototype form.

Read more:

https://www.newstatesman.com/world/2017/11/road-nowhere-lost-lives-mexican-border

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