Biometric registration continues to grow in global popularity. Recently it has been announced that The Kenyan government is rolling out a new national ID initiative that aims to register all citizens in the country via their biographical details and biometric measurements. Read More: Kenyan Government Biometrically Registering All Citizens | findBIOMETRICS.
Jews in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk where pro-Russian militants have taken over government buildings were told they have to “register” with the Ukrainians who are trying to make the city become part of Russia, according to Ukrainian and Israeli media. Read More: Jews ordered to register in east Ukraine.
Like some sort of zombie from a 1950s B-movie, the REAL ID Act shambles forward, awaiting the day when some national emergency can bring it back to life. Read More: The Zombie National ID | Cato @ Liberty.
Deep in the flat and featureless landscape of eastern Ukraine, it is all too possible that the outline of World War III is taking shape. Read More: Ukraine crisis could be start of World War III, says Edward Lucas | Mail Online.
Saudi Arabia denied it is holding secret talks with Israel, after Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said he is in communication with Arab states that do not recognize it, looking to establish diplomatic ties based on a common fear of Iran. Read More: Saudi Arabia denies Lieberman’s claim of secret diplomacy – Diplomacy and Defense […]
A meeting between Israeli and Palestinian peace negotiators scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed after the killing of an Israeli in a shooting attack in the West Bank. Read More: Israel-PA peace talks postponed after West Bank terror attack | JPost | Israel News.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has been accused of hypocrisy after criticizing Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas for incitement, while simultaneously “turning a blind eye” to Hamas-led incitement in the heart of Jerusalem. Read More: Has the Temple Mount Become A Hamas ‘City-State’? – Inside Israel – News – Israel National News.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin says he believes in creationism and that the Earth is somewhere around 6,000 years old, according to a recent interview with Rolling Stone. Read More: NBA Star Stuns Some With His Comments About Creation | TheBlaze.com.
President Museveni told on Sunday how the lack of a national ID system helped him and his boyhood peers to escape arrest and vote several times. Read More: allAfrica.com: Uganda: How Lack of National ID Saved Activist Museveni (Page 1 of 2).
Driven by advances in technology, customer requirements, and growing demand for Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System IAFIS services, the FBI has initiated the Next Generation Identification NGI program. This program will further advance the FBI’s biometric identification services, providing an incremental replacement of current IAFIS technical capabilities, while introducing… Read More: FBI — Next Generation […]