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California pulls most National Guard troops from U.S.-Mexico border

Firstpost Tuesday, 12 February 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday signed an order withdrawing more than two-thirds of the state's National Guard troops from the U.S.-Mexico border, calling claims of an illegal immigration crisis there nothing but "political theatre." Newsom said most of the roughly 360 National Guard members deployed to the border would be reassigned to other duties in the state, with about 100 remaining behind as part of a task force targeting drug trafficking and cartels
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California is withdrawing more than two-thirds of the state’s National Guard troops from the U.S.-Mexico border. Reuters reports California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed the order to withdraw the troops on Monday. Newsom called claims of an illegal immigration crisis there nothing but “political...

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