A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP
A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP
US immigration

Trump signs orders to build wall on US-Mexico border and curb immigration

Order risks inflaming already testy ties between the US and Mexico

Topic |   US immigration
A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP
A US Customs and Border Agent stands at a post along the United States-Mexico Border at Friendship Park in San Ysidro, California. US President Donald Trump will take a first step toward fulfilling his pledge to "build a wall" on the Mexican border as he rolls out a series of immigration-related decrees. Photo: AFP
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