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Japan eyes tourist preclearance at foreign airports to slash wait times

A preclearance system would let some travelers to Japan undergo part of the screening process, including fingerprinting, before taking off.

TOKYO -- Japan plans to let travelers undergo immigration and customs screening before flying into the country, aiming to combat lengthy waits at airports as inbound tourism grows.

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