As '96 vote looms, US steps up patrols on Mexican border
Tags: BORDER patrols
- Some American border-dwellers say the US patrol is the... LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor;2/20/96, Vol. 88 Issue 58, p10
Reports that some residents of San Diego believe the presence of United States patrol to be more problematic than illegal immigrants. Comments from Elizabeth Mills, San Diego resident, concerning practices of patrol; Response from US border patrol representatives; Details on clash between the...
- Crackdown on aliens. // Current Events;11/7/94, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p2
Reports that the U.S. border patrol has started a new drive against illegal entrants from Mexico along California. Expectation of massive arrests along main routes.
- Border bother. // New Scientist;1/29/94, Vol. 141 Issue 1910, p11
Reports on the border controls to be dropped between seven European countries. Information on the Schengen treaty; Conditions for system to work; Countries still computerizing their records; Main problem; Opinion of the `crisis committee' of software experts.
- Border 'coyotes' begin to turn tail. Baldauf, Scott // Christian Science Monitor;2/16/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 59, p1
Focuses on the success of Arizona's Border Patrol, which catches illegal immigrants as they try to cross the border into the United States.
- Soldiers of misfortune. Draper, Robert // Texas Monthly;Aug97, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p112
Questions why armed United States (US) military are patrolling the Texas and Mexico border along the Rio Grande. How Ezequiel Hernandez Jr., a civilian was killed by a US Marine in the town of Redford; Background on the victim; How the border is searched for drug smugglers; Reasons to carry...
- House adds 600 to border patrol. // Human Events;8/28/93, Vol. 53 Issue 35, p19
Reports on the passage of an amendment that would provide 600 additional Border Patrol agents. Cost of additional number of agents; President Bill Clinton's call for an increase; Illegal immigration as a budget strain on California's social services and criminal justice system; Pressure from...
- Border controls tighten in Xinjiang. Balch, Roger // Asian Business Review;Jul96, p11
Reports on the tightening of control along the Chinese border of northwestern Xinjiang to prevent weapons smuggling and crackdown on Muslim separatists.
- Seychelles. // AirGuide Online.com;4/5/2010, p5
The article reports on the move of Seychelles to full advantage of training and new equipment provided by members of naval coalition to enhance the capabilities of their Coast Guards.
- FSB controls border gaurds. // Russian Life;Apr98, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p4
Reports that the FSB is in control of Russia's border guard service. Penalty unsuspecting foreigners will have to face; Indication that any green-uniformed border guard at passport control and luggage inspection could be an FSB agent.