• Kyodo


The transport ministry is considering introducing security checks for domestic flights on par with those done for international flights during the May 26-27 Group of Seven summit in Mie Prefecture, airport sources said Sunday.

The Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Ministry’s proposals include conducting body searches for four days from May 25 on about 10 percent of passengers on domestic flights randomly selected, the sources said.

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