Protective Barriers: The Spanish Experience

(National Review) Erick Stakelbeck - Spain, India, Thailand, Botswana, Uzbekistan, and Saudi Arabia have built or are in the process of building protective barriers similar to the ones erected by Israel. According to John Snow of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, Spain's "fence, designed to curb the flow of illegal immigrants into Europe, has undoubtedly played a role in the death of more than 4,000 people who have died trying in vain to cross the strait to enter Spain."

2004-04-02 00:00:00

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