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A Mexican and an American walked a highline to show solidarity

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Posted at 12:25 PM, Aug 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-24 15:26:43-04

USA/MEXICO (CNN) — In a show of solidarity, 27-year-old U.S. citizen Corbin Kunst and Mexican citizen Jamie Maruffo, crossed a highline that was 300 foot long and 500 feet high at the U.S./Mexico border back on January 25th, the last day of the U.S. Government shut-down.

They say they did it to show how people can come together even when political difference work to separate us.

The entire mission will be revealed in a film being released this weekend calld "The Imaginary Line."

You can read a complete detailed account of the event here.