About it reports the edition Military Times.
It is noted that, according to the order, military personnel of the Pentagon are allowed to “perform those actions that the Minister of defense considers necessary” in order to protect border control officers.
According to the newspaper, it includes “demonstration or use of force (including fire to kill if necessary), crowd control, temporary detention and a short search.”
Earlier it became known that on the border between the United States and Mexico, U.S. Marines and border guards are building fortifications, including stretching barbed wire.
So the soldiers are preparing to meet thousands of migrants who are moving in the direction of the United States from Central America.