Trump tells Hannity ‘hundreds of miles of border wall under construction

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President Trump in an exclusive phone interview on Fox News’ “Hannity” on Wednesday, has fixed the government “many, many” miles of fencing along the U.S.-Mexican border.

Trump said that the construction of the border wall, “vital”, because human and drug trafficking to take place, what he considered to be “soft points” of the border or parts without fencing.

“Hundreds of miles are already under construction or soon to under construction,” the President host Sean Hannity said. “Billions of dollars will be needed, it is absolutely essential is if you look at what is happening at the border.”


He said that in the past had spoken, the construction of the wall for $25 billion to $30 billion, and said that he was “building it for a fraction of that.”

Meanwhile, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reported that of 4,000 apprehensions and encounters occurred Monday-the highest number for a single day in more than a decade. But even more occurred Tuesday.

“Yesterday, the record was again broken – 4,117 in a single day,” CBP said in a Twitter message.

“We capture the people who come illegally,” Trump Hannity said. “We are not letting go easily. In some cases, we are running out of the room.”

After the 35-day partial government shutdown have the beginning of the year, Congress agreed to $1.4 billion for new barriers, from the 5.7 billion US dollars Trump had asked.

He also said that Democrats are “so bad and so corrupt “immigration”,” on “catch and release” and “chain migration.”

To overwrite Tuesday, house Democrats failed to Trump the right of veto over its Declaration of a national state of emergency on the border. The vote was 38 votes, nearly a two-thirds majority is required.

Trump is now planning to move from $to use 3.6 billion from military construction projects for the wall, and Monday, the Pentagon authorized the transfer of up to $1 billion for 57 miles of “pedestrian fencing” along the border in support of Trump’s emergency Declaration.

“If you go to a lot of generals, they will tell you, this is a national emergency,” Trump said. “We need to defend our country. People [are] pouring in.”

During the interview, Trump, Hannity said they would hold a press conference from San Diego, where he said that you have completed, a piece of the wall.


“A lot of people don’t think we build walls. We build massive, many, many miles of walls right now and we are in forward gear, to do a lot more,” he added.

In February, the building in San Diego began to replace up to 14 miles of barrier along the Mexican border, the fifth border wall project of his presidency.

He added that hundreds of miles built up on the wall or renovated in the near future.

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