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People and Politics # Fully-Body Scanners - the Debate over Security vs. Privacy # 08.01.2010

Suryo Buono
January 8, 2010

The alleged attempt by a Nigerian man to blow up a US airliner on Christmas Day has prompted some airports around the world to introduce full-body scanners. Experts say such a scanner could have prevented the passenger from smuggling the explosive device onto the plane.