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Uzbekistan replaces biometric passports with ID Cards

As of January the 4th Uzbekistan has started replacing the biometric passports with ID Cards. In order to get the ID card one must have...

Kyrgyzstan introduces new biometric passport

Kyrgyzstan will release a new biometric passport in April 2021. State Registration Service Vice Chairman Tilek Batyrkanov stated this at a press conference. The passports will...

Biometric Guyanese ID card possibly underway

David Granger, President of Guyana, said the South American country’s government is considering the introduction of a single national identification card. The idea is that...

Russian passport ‘will resemble credit card’

Russia’s new passport will reportedly be a plastic card. The Times Hub reports Valentina Kazakova, head of the country’s migration office, told Russian newspaper Izvestia...

Slovenia to unveil IDs with biometric security features

Slovenia will be launching new ID cards with biometric security features in 2021. Total Slovenia News reports that the biometric identity card needs to be...

Face verification robustness & camera-subject distance

After the international standardisation working group responsible for machine-readable travel documents (ISO/IEC JTC1/SC17/WG3) raised the question whether magnification distortion of facial images affected the...