The Department of Homeland Security has requested the assistance of the Department of Defense in securing our southern borders. Currently here is what we know.
There are currently 800 Troops from Fort Knox and Fort Campbell en route to the Southern United States Border. DHS has 4 Black-Hawks, 6 Additional Helicopters, Winged Manned Air Support, and Unmanned Air Support Units in place.
Update on the Border Reinforcement and What we Know.— Matt Couch 🎙 (@RealMattCouch) October 29, 2018
👉5.240 Armed Military from the DOD
👉4 Black-Hawk Helicopters
👉6 Additional Helicopters
👉3 Helicopter Battalions from the Department of Defense
👉350 Federal Agents
👉Manned Winged Air Support & Unmanned=Drone
They also have in place already 22 miles of wire to secure sections of the border than needs reinforced. Not to mention hundreds of Law Enforcement and Border Patrol Agents already in place. This is not the administration to test, and the world is about to find that out first hand.