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Washington Monument Subtly Fortified

For years, Jersey barriers, dump trucks and mud dominated. There were proposals for bollards, walls and even a moat. This holiday weekend, though, the nation’s capital will get its first look at a monument permanently fortified against a terrorist attack on the Mall. The defenses will not be obvious. Fourth of July revelers who stop to rest on curving, low-slung granite walls that encircle the Washington Monument will be sitting on a $15 million security project.Full Story

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