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Administration OKs $2 Billion Drone Sale to India

The Trump administration has authorized the sale of unarmed surveillance drones to India, the manufacturer said Friday, as the two nations’ leaders prepare for their first face-to-face meeting.   India initiated its request to buy 22 Guardian MQ-9B unmanned aircraft for maritime surveillance last year. The deal is estimated to be worth about $2 billion. The offer is still subject to congressional approval. Modi visits this week   The green light from the administration marks a further deepening in defense ties as India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets with President…

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Exclusive – Trump border 'wall' to cost $21.6 billion, take 3.5 years to build: internal report

Top Stories: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s “wall” along the U.S.-Mexico border would be a series of fences and walls that would cost as much as $21.6 billion, and take more than three years to construct, based on a U.S. Department of Homeland Security internal report seen by Reuters on Thursday. Exclusive – Trump border 'wall' to cost .6 billion, take 3.5 years to build: internal report

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