The US House of Representatives passed an amendment that would prohibit the US Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) from establishing a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) pre-clearance facility at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). The amendment—offered by Reps. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.), Candice Miller (R-Mich.) and Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)—was attached to the homeland security fiscal 2014 appropriations bill cleared by the House Thursday. DHS is considering establishing a ...

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