U.S. Army soldiers chat along the perimeter of Base Camp Donna near a portion of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Donna, Texas in early November. The Pentagon is considering keeping active-duty American troops on the southwestern border into January 2019, two Defense Department officials said this week.
U.S. Army soldiers chat along the perimeter of Base Camp Donna near a portion of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Donna, Texas in early November. The Pentagon is considering keeping active-duty American troops on the southwestern border into January 2019, two Defense Department officials said this week. Tamir Kalifa NYT file photo
U.S. Army soldiers chat along the perimeter of Base Camp Donna near a portion of the U.S.-Mexico border fence in Donna, Texas in early November. The Pentagon is considering keeping active-duty American troops on the southwestern border into January 2019, two Defense Department officials said this week. Tamir Kalifa NYT file photo

Editorial: End border mission and bring JBLM troops home for the holidays

November 30, 2018 01:36 PM