Costly virtual border fence in tatters
"The Department of Homeland Security, positioning itself to cut its losses on a so-called invisible fence along the U.S.-Mexico border, has decided not to exercise a one-year option for Boeing to continue work on the troubled multibillion-dollar project involving high-tech cameras, radar and vibration sensors.
"The result, after an investment of more than $1 billion, may be a system with only 53 miles of unreliable coverage along the nearly 2,000-mile border."
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"Costly virtual border fence in tatters", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), octobre 2010. Consulté le 27/09/2023. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/costly-virtual-border-fence-in-tatters