TITLE

Guard on the Border

AUTHOR(S)
Greenhil, Jim
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Soldiers;Oct2006, Vol. 61 Issue 10, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the efforts of the U.S. National Guard and the New Mexico Guard soldiers in keeping the border between the U.S. and Mexico more secure. The mission is part of Operation Jump Start. Soldiers along the border secure the U.S. against illegal immigrants. The National Guard helps Border patrol agents by screening more people in checkpoints.
ACCESSION #
22681497

 

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