Border barrier

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A border barrier is a separation barrier that runs along an international border.wikipedia
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Separation barrier

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A separation barrier that runs along an internationally recognized border is known as a border barrier.

Mexico–United States barrier

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The Mexico–United States barrier (barrera México–Estados Unidos), also known as the border wall, is a series of vertical barriers along the Mexico–United States border intended to reduce illegal immigration to the United States from Mexico.

Great Wall of China

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Examples of border walls include the ancient Great Wall of China, a series of walls separating China from nomadic empires to the north.
Apart from defense, other purposes of the Great Wall have included border controls, allowing the imposition of duties on goods transported along the Silk Road, regulation or encouragement of trade and the control of immigration and emigration.

Egypt–Gaza barrier

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The Egypt–Gaza barrier refers to the steel border barrier along the border between Egypt and the Gaza Strip.


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Before the transfers of sovereignty back to the PRC, the Hong Kong–Guangdong and Macau–Guangdong borders were regarded as international borders.
In places where smuggling, migration, and infiltration are a problem, many countries fortify borders with fences and barriers, and institute formal border control procedures.

North Macedonia border barrier

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The North Macedonia border barrier is a border barrier built by North Macedonia on its border with Greece.

India–Myanmar barrier

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The India–Bangladesh barrier and India–Myanmar barrier are being built to check smuggling, illegal immigration, and infiltration by Islamist terrorists.
The India–Myanmar barrier is a border barrier that India is constructing to seal its 1,624 km-long border with Myanmar.

Hungarian border barrier

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In 2015, Hungary built a border barrier on its border with Serbia and Croatia.

Korean Demilitarized Zone

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The demilitarized zone (DMZ) is a border barrier that divides the Korean Peninsula roughly in half.

Saudi–Yemen barrier

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The Saudi–Yemen barrier is a physical barrier constructed by Saudi Arabia along part of its 1,800 km border with Yemen.

Afghanistan–Pakistan barrier

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The Afghanistan–Pakistan barrier is a partly-built border barrier being constructed by Pakistan to restrict illegal immigration and infiltration across the Durand Line, the porous, 2640 km international border between Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Iraq–Kuwait barrier

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The Iraq–Kuwait barrier (حدود العراق-الكويت Hudud al-'Irāq-al-Kuwayt) is a 120 mi border fence extending 6 mi into Iraq, 3 mi into Kuwait, and across the full length of their mutual border from Saudi Arabia to the Persian Gulf.

Iran–Pakistan border

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The Iran–Pakistan barrier wall is 700 km long, which Iran claims is to stop the flow of illegal border crossings, stem the flow of drugs, and prevent terror attacks.
Since circa 2007 Iran has started constructing a border barrier as a replacement for an intermittent tattered border fence.

Slovenian border barrier

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The Slovenian border barrier is a border barrier constructed by Slovenia in 2015 - 2016 on its border with Croatia as a response to the European migrant crisis.

Syria–Turkey barrier

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The Syria–Turkey barrier is a border wall and fence under construction along the Syria–Turkey border aimed at preventing illegal crossings and smuggling from Syria into Turkey.

Kyrgyzstan–Uzbekistan barrier

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The Uzbekistan–Kyrgyzstan barrier is a border barrier built by Uzbekistan along its border with Kyrgyzstan to prevent terrorist infiltration.

Afghanistan–Uzbekistan barrier

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The Uzbekistan–Afghanistan barrier is a border barrier, built by Uzbekistan along its 137-kilometres border with Afghanistan along the Amu Darya River.

Egypt–Israel barrier

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The Egypt–Israel barrier (or Egypt–Israel border fence; Project name: Hourglass, Sha'on HaḤol, lit. “sand clock”) refers to a border barrier built by Israel along its border with Egypt.

Israel–Gaza barrier

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The Israel−Gaza security barrier is a border barrier first constructed by Israel in 1994 between the Gaza Strip and Israel.

Russia–Ukraine barrier

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Russia–Ukraine barrier, also known as Ukrainian Wall or European Wall, or as Project Wall in Ukraine is a fortified border barrier currently under construction by Ukraine on the Russia–Ukraine border.

Iraq–Saudi Arabia border

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In April 2006, while Iraq was experiencing a high level of sectarian violence, Saudi Arabia began to call for tenders to construct a border barrier in the form of a fence along the border in an attempt to prevent the violence in Iraq spilling over into Saudi Arabia.

Turkmenistan–Uzbekistan border

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A border fence was constructed afterward.

Oman–United Arab Emirates barrier

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The Oman–United Arab Emirates barrier is a border wall or fence, constructed by United Arab Emirates along its border with Oman in an effort to curb the flow of illegal migrants, illicit drugs and terrorists into the country.

Kazakhstan–Uzbekistan relations

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On 19 October 2006, Kazakhstan built 45 km-long barrier along part of its border with Uzbekistan.

Frontier Closed Area

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Just south of Shenzhen River (the geographical delimitation of the border) is a strip of rural land with restricted access, the 28 km2 Closed Area.
Established to prevent migrants from China and other illegal activities, the closed area is fenced along its perimeter to serve as a buffer between the closed border and the rest of the territory.