National Guard Assigning More Aircraft, Fewer Troops To Border

In a new partnership between the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Defense Department, the National Guard will reduce the number of troops it has on the ground along the U.S./Mexican Border from 1,200 to 300 next year, while deploying more aerial assets to assist in surveillance. The...

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