Biometrics

Face scans for US citizens flying abroad stir privacy issues

Jul 12, 2017

Trump administration plans to require all U.S. citizens flying abroad to submit to face scans worries privacy advocates; No guarantee that the data won't eventually be retained in databases searchable by law enforcement, intelligence agencies.

JetBlue, Delta will test biometric boarding passes

Jun 1, 2017

Something new in the air: JetBlue will test facial-recognition boarding passes, Delta to pilot use of fingerprints

US officials begin fingerprinting refugee families on Nauru

Mar 20, 2017

Asylum seekers say U.S. security officers have begun fingerprinting refugees held on Pacific islands in the final stage of assessing who will find new lives in the United States

UN defends refugee vetting as Trump mulls revised entry ban

Feb 28, 2017

As Trump mulls revised entry ban, UN agency says its refugee resettlement among 'most scrutinized' ways of entering US

EU member states back visa liberalization for Georgia

Feb 27, 2017

European Union member states have backed a proposal to allow Georgian citizens into Europe's passport-free area without visas for short stays

EU lawmakers clinch deal on visa-free travel for Georgians

Feb 2, 2017

EU lawmakers have sealed an agreement to allow Georgian citizens into Europe's passport-free area without visas for short stays

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on immigration

Sep 1, 2016

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's day of clarification on immigration policy did not always hew to the actual circumstances for people in the country illegally or for the U.S. economy

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