border wall

Trump wall: Enrique Pena Nieto says Mexico will not pay

Enrique Pena Nieto said he "lamented" the plans for the barrier, adding that "Mexico doesn't believe in walls", the BBC reports. But he made no mention of cancelling or postponing a trip to Washington on 31 January to meet the new US

Trump orders construction of border wall, boosts deportation force

US President Donald Trump signed executive orders ordering the construction of a wall on the US-Mexico border, boosting border patrol forces and increasing the number of immigration enforcement officers who carry out deportations, CNN reports. "Beginning today, the United States of America

Trump asks US Congress, not Mexico, to pay for border wall

The move would break a key campaign promise when Trump repeatedly said he would force Mexico to pay for the construction of the wall along the border, though in October, Trump suggested for the first time that Mexico would reimburse the US