The White House has touted a two-mile stretch of fencing President Donald Trump is visiting Friday as the first section of his proposed border wall to be built.
In reality, the newly fortified structure commemorated with a plaque bearing his name and those of top immigration and homeland security officials was a long-planned replacement for an old barrier.
It is one of a handful of projects that total $1 billion to replace existing barriers and build new ones across the border.
As Trump promotes his signature campaign promise as the solution to the recent surge of migrant families crossing the border, here are questions and answers about the various barriers along the border and those that are in the works.
BORDER WALL: President Trump Tours New 30-Foot Tall Border Wall
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