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California Building Border Wall With New Anti-Climb Feature

Posted on AllSides February 15th, 2024
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New sections of a border wall being built in California have an anti-climbing feature, according to reports.

The top of the barrier erected at Friendship Park between San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico, has a "metal wing or wedge, or a comma on its side with the pointy end hanging over the Mexican side of the border like an awning," according to Fox 5.

Pedro Rios, of the American Friends Service Committee, called the additions "techitos," or little rooftops.

"It's an anti-climbing feature that's meant to stop people from scaling the border wall,"...

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