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US pushes ahead with port security proposal

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has published a detailed proposal of new rules aimed at preventing terrorist attacks on domestic ports, a DHS spokesman said on Tuesday. In late April, DHS implemented the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program, which included name-based background checks on nearly 400,000 port workers in the United States. The initial checks were followed by a 275-page proposal detailing the program designed to deter people who pose a security threat from entering U.S. ports. Full Story

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