Top 10 Border Walls and their Effectiveness

Top 10 Border Walls and their Effectiveness

Uploader: The Cynical Historian

Duration: 18:43

Date: September 22, 2016

Trump is constantly talking about building a wall. So I decided to research the history of these things and their effectiveness, and here’s what I found in top 10 form.

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10. Shu-Sin Wall - 140mi/225km
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9. Offa’s Dyke - 176mi/280km
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8. Cheolli Jangseong - 300mi/480km
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7. Israeli Palestinian Barrier - 440mi/675km
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6. Baltic Way - 420mi/675km
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5. Serpent’s/Trajans Wall - 1000mi/1600km
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4. Moroccan Wall - 1680mi/2700km
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3. Inland Customs Line - 2500mi/4000km
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2. Great Walls of China - 5500mi/8850km - 13,171mi/21,196 km
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1. Roman Limes - unknown, but more extensive than China
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US-Mexico Border Fence - 580mi/935km
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