Pentagon will shift an additional $1.5 billion to help fund Trump’s border wall

Pentagon Will Shift an Additional $1.5 Billion to Help Fund Trump’s Border Wall Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 3:53 pm | ‘ " (The Washington Post) –

The reprogramming comes in addition to $1 billion the Pentagon pulled out of Army manpower accounts in March that allowed the administration to build another 80 miles of wall on the southern border.

The Pentagon has diverted an additional $1.5 billion in Defense Department funds from various accounts in order to fund President Donald Trump’s border wall, acting Defense Secretary Patrick.

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WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon is shifting $1.5 billion in funds originally targeted for support of the Afghan security forces and other projects to help pay for construction of nearly 80 miles (130 kilometers) of wall at the U.S.-Mexican border, officials said Friday.

The Defense Department will reprogram an additional $1.5 billion originally designated for other U.S. military projects to help fund President. another 80 miles of wall on the southern border.

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The Defense Department will reprogram an additional $1.5 billion originally designated for other U.S. military projects to help fund President. another 80 miles of wall on the southern border.

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In all, the Pentagon is expected to shift about $6.1 billion to help build a border wall, including about $3.6 billion from military construction projects, some of which will be delayed.

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The U.S. Defence Department will reprogram an additional $1.5 billion originally designated for other military projects to help fund President. 130 kilometres of wall on the southern border.

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has approved the transfer of $1.5 billion from Pentagon coffers – including more than $600 million from an Afghan security forces account – to build more than 120 miles of barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to a Pentagon statement released Friday.