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Brussels subway terrorist attacks highlight US airport security focus

Monday, March 28, 2016 - 05:50

For 2016, the Obama administration proposed a US$7.6 billion budget for the TSA that would spend 76 per cent on aviation security, compared with 1.1 per cent on surface transportation.


THE Brussels terrorist attacks show how subway passengers can be even more vulnerable than airline travellers. But that's not where public attention - or federal security spending - has gone in the US.

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA), created after the

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