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FILE - In this June 14, 2015 file photo, a Syrian refugee lifts a baby over the border fence into Turkey from Syria in Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey. Turkey has been building a concrete wall along parts of border with Syria, trying to shut down what has long been a jihadi highway for Islamic State group fighters crossing from Turkey into Syria. According to exclusive Islamic State documents leaked to the Syrian opposition news site Zaman al-Wasl and analyzed by The Associated Press, at least 4,000 foreign IS recruits traveled through Turkey into Syria between late 2013 and most of 2014. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

These countries use walls for border security. Here's why.


Border security around the world
With heightened attention on the US/Mexico border following Trump's campaign promise, take a look at how borders are secured across the world.
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