France to urge EU to tighten passport checks

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – France wants the EU to tighten rules on passport checks on EU citizens entering and leaving the Schengen free-travel zone in the wake of the attacks in Paris, to make it harder for European jihadists to return from Syria unnoticed. The proposal, seen by Reuters on Thursday, is among several to be […]

Passport in Paris attacks fuels fears of Syrian refugees

A Syrian passport found in Greece. After a similar passport was found near the scene of the Paris terror attack, fears have grown that Syrian migrants could be terror suspects. (Santi Palacios, AP Photo) After the bombs and Kalashnikov fire of the Paris attacks, a mere document — a passport — found near the body […]

Ronald K. Noble is the founder of RKN Global and currently serves as one of its principal consultants.