Latest Separation barriers Stories

2013-09-11 23:04:55

Recent fence industry trends show manufacturing shifting back to the United States for several reasons.

2008-11-25 13:10:00

British archaeologists used thousands of aerial photos to reveal more than 2,700 unrecorded historic features of Hadrian’s Wall in northern England.

2008-08-20 09:00:59

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Construction on "virtual fence" projects scheduled along Arizona's border with Mexico is on hold indefinitely because the Interior Department hasn't signed off on use of its lands, federal officials said Tuesday.

2008-07-16 09:00:45

By Christopher Sherman Associated Press McALLEN, Texas -- The U.S.-Mexico border fence will make life harder on some South Texas farmers, damage valuable wildlife habitat, impair views and generally become an obstacle to border life, the Department of Homeland Security acknowledged in an environmental study of the fence's impact.

2008-07-01 15:00:25

By EILEEN SULLIVAN An environmental group had asked the court to slow the fence construction. WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court said Monday it won't stand in the way as the U.S.

2008-06-24 09:02:46

By Kevin Sieff, The Brownsville Herald, Texas Jun. 24--The Supreme Court's refusal Monday to question the federal government's expedited approach toward erecting the border fence crushed one of the most promising attempts to delay the barrier in South Texas.

2008-06-24 06:02:30

By David Stout Randal C. Archibold contributed reporting. * The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to stop the Bush administration from using extraordinary regulatory powers to construct a fence along the border between the United States and Mexico.

2005-12-14 23:50:05

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Vicente Fox denounced as "disgraceful and shameful" on Wednesday a proposal to build a high-tech wall on the U.S.-Mexico border to stop illegal immigrants.

2005-12-13 18:45:00

Environmental activists vowed on Tuesday to appeal a ruling by a San Diego federal judge allowing the United States to finish building a fence along the border with Mexico despite concerns that it would threaten a wildlife habitat.

2005-12-01 18:56:22

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will fight proposals to fortify part of the U.S.-Mexico border with a high-tech wall, Foreign Minister Luis Ernesto Derbez said on Thursday.

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