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Mobile Passport Control Makes US Entry Process Faster

US Customs app speeds airport process for US citizens

 

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has a fast new way for travelers entering the US. It is called Mobile Passport Control (MPC). It is the first app authorized by the US government for traveler entry into the US.

What it does

Mobile Passport Control (MPC) is an authorized CBP smartphone and tablet app for US and Canadian citizens. MPC, an automated process for going through the Customs arrival procedure, makes the entry process faster.

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Kuwait to Require DNA Samples From All Visitors and Citizens

Visit Kuwait and give them some of your DNA

 

Kuwait is about to become the first nation in the world to require mandatory DNA samples from everyone in the country.

Starting later this year everyone living in or visiting Kuwait will be required to provide a DNA sample.  This includes all 1.3 million citizens, 2.9 million foreign residents and all visitors. Visitors mean anyone arriving in the country for a short stay such as business travelers and tourists.

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