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Restrictions on trade with Libya spark riots in Tunisia

August 17, 2010 CAIRO — Tunisia has been rocked by riots near the border with Libya. Security sources said scores of Tunisians attacked police in battles that resulted in several injuries in mid-August. They said the Tunisians had been protesting … Continue reading

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100,000 Uzbek refugees seek safety at border

OSH, Kyrgyzstan — Some 100,000 minority Uzbeks fleeing a purge by mobs of Kyrgyz massed at the border Monday, an Uzbek leader said, as the deadliest ethnic violence to hit this Central Asian nation in decades left a major city … Continue reading

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Mexican teen killed by Border Patrol agent

MEXICO CITY — Mexican leaders on Wednesday condemned the fatal shooting of a Mexican teenager by the U.S. Border Patrol at the international border in El Paso, as U.S. officials scrambled to investigate the circumstances surrounding the second killing of … Continue reading

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Obama sends 1,200 troops to Mexican border

President Barack Obama will deploy up to 1,200 National Guard troops to help secure the Southwest Border against Mexican drug cartels, White House officials said Tuesday. Obama also is requesting that Congress approve $500 million for enhanced border protection and … Continue reading

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Developing Nations Bolstering Border Security With UAVs

January 12 Cincinnati, OH, United States (AHN) – A trend in acquiring and building unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for border protection and counter-insurgency is seen among developing countries in the next five years, according to market and technologies research organization … Continue reading

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Towns at Vermont-Quebec Border Installing Security Gates

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: October 3, 2009 DERBY LINE, Vt. (AP) — For decades, Derby Line, Vt., and Stanstead, Quebec, have functioned as one community.

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