> They can. Why do you think they collect photos and fingerprints when > entering the country?
>From personal experience *this*year* (different case though, lethal mountaineer), I can tell you it can take weeks to confirm finger prints. And that was in Japan. Norbert -- PREINING Norbert http://www.preining.info Accelia Inc. + JAIST + TeX Live + Debian Developer GPG: 0x860CDC13 fp: F7D8 A928 26E3 16A1 9FA0 ACF0 6CAC A448 860C DC13