Tag Archives: Access control

27Sep/17

Congo ban on non-biometric passports sparks outcry

Democratic Republic of Congo’s decision to ban semi-biometric passports by October 16th has sparked criticism with many saying they were not given sufficient time to prepare for new passports. The new passports are among the most expensive in the world and a Reuters investigation showed that one-third of the sticker price goes to a company believed to be controlled by a close relative of President Joseph Kabila.
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29Apr/17

Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia

Turkey blocks access to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, citing a law allowing it to ban access to websites deemed obscene or a threat to national security.
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16May/16
long lines at U.S. airports

No let-up to long lines at U.S. airports

Long lines at security checkpoints continue to plague travelers at U.S. airports.
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