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US Revives New-Look ‘Virtual Fence’ Along Its Southern Border – Defense One

US Revives New-Look ‘Virtual Fence’ Along Its Southern Border – Defense One

While GOP presidential contenders broach novel ideas for U.S. border control, the Department of Homeland Security over the past couple of weeks has quietly resurrected an overhauled, 10-year-old virtual fence concept.

Video surveillance feeds from a handful of remote “integrated fixed towers” in southern Arizona are now on the computer screens of local Border Patrol personnel, DHS officials told reporters Monday.

Source: US Revives New-Look ‘Virtual Fence’ Along Its Southern Border – Defense One