DHS reviews U.S./Canada border security
On January 19, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a fact sheet detailing the accomplishments of Beyond the Border from it’s release in 2011 through 2016.
Beyond the Border: A Shared Vision for Perimeter Security and Economic Competitiveness is a U.S.-Canada joint declaration that promoted a shared approach to security and created a new framework for the U.S.-Canada relationship in the U.S. interagency that led to enhancing security while facilitating legitimate trade and travel.
The Beyond the Border fact sheet details accomplishments made in addressing threats; facilitating trade, economic growth, and jobs; integrating cross-border law enforcement; critical infrastructure cybersecurity; and transparency.
For more information on Beyond the Border, please follow the links below.
Beyond the Border: A Shared Vision for Perimeter Security and Economic Competitiveness, Department of Homeland Security
Beyond the Border U.S. Fact Sheet – January 2017, Department of Homeland Security