Homeland Security: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Border Surveillance

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Congress has expressed a great deal of interest in using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to surveil the United States' international land border. This report examines the strengths and limitations of deploying UAVs along the borders and related issues for Congress.

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Creation Date: May 13, 2008
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: May 13, 2008
  • Digitized: June 18, 2008
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Congress has expressed a great deal of interest in using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to surveil the United States' international land border. This report examines the strengths and limitations of deploying UAVs along the borders and related issues for Congress.

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