Fence Between USA and Mexico – level 2
American officials came together to talk about the start of a new project to build a $73-million fence on the border with Mexico.
The structure is a strong, tall fence, but the government calls it a ‘ballard wall’. The structure is what it is, but the government calls it ‘a wall’ because Trump promised to build a wall.
The fence will be 9 metres tall in some places, hard to get over, through or underneath.
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