Europe has implemented a minor relaxation of its liquids, aerosols and gels (LAGs) restrictions, although it only relates to duty-free items bought outside the European Union (EU). The relaxation—which came into force Jan. 31 in the EU, European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland—allows passengers to buy duty-free items over 100 ml outside Europe and transfer through a European airport without having the item confiscated. The liquids must be bought in airport shops or onboard ...

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