The Israel – U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced it is seeking proposals for collaborative projects to develop advanced technologies for the homeland security mission.
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf will travel to Yuma, AZ with President Donald J. Trump to mark the completion of 200 miles of new wall along the southwest border with Mexico.
In order to limit the further spread of coronavirus, the U.S. has reached agreements with both Canada and Mexico to limit all non-essential travel across borders. Working closely and collaboratively, the Department of Homeland Security is part of a North American approach to stop the spread of the virus.
Based on a recommendation by DHS and its intergovernmental partners, President Trump signed a proclamation on May 24 and amended on May 25 suspending the entry into the U.S. of any foreign nationals who were present in Brazil during the 14-day period preceding their entry or attempted entry into the United States.
The Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention extended Title 42 public health restrictions at the borders until he determines the serious danger from COVID-19 has ceased. This order has been one of the most critical tools used to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.
Border security is homeland security. Our efforts over the last several months to limit non-essential travel have been successful and now is not the time to change course.
These documents announce the decision of the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) to continue to temporarily limit the travel of individuals from Canada and Mexico into the United States at land ports of entry along the United States-Canada and United States-Mexico border. Such travel will be limited to “essential travel,” as further defined in these documents.
Are your grocery store shelves full? Thank a truck driver and a CBP officer! In just a week of restrictions on nonessential travel, CBP reported a 13% increase in commercial traffic across our borders, while travel plummeted.
Con el fin de limitar la propagación del coronavirus, los EE. UU. han pactado acuerdos con Canadá y con México para limitar los viajes no esenciales a través de las fronteras. El Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS, por sus siglas en inglés) está trabajando estrechamente y en colaboración como parte del enfoque norteamericano destinado a frenar la propagación del virus.
La colaboración fuerte y cooperación estrecha entre los Estados Unidos y México nos han permitido mantener un ambiente productivo en la frontera. Valoramos la salud y seguridad de nuestros ciudadanos, y éstas forman la base de las decisiones conjuntas que nuestros líderes respectivos toman en cuanto a las operaciones transfronterizas.