Airports around the nation have increased their security and have advised passengers to arrive earlier than normal according to the Korea Airports Corporation.
Passengers departing from Korea will need to take off their shoes and overcoats and up to 20% of passengers will face more thorough searches, up from the regular 10%. Personal baggage will also face stricter searches.
The security measures were put in place after the government raised its terror threat level to “caution” yesterday.
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