Conductors Thalys and Eurostar go passport check
There is a mandatory passport check at the major international trains. Belgium, the Netherlands, France and the United Kingdom have come to an agreement.
There is a joint task force on the implementation is going to consult with Thalys and Eurostar. They will also work on the introduction of better about ship passenger lists for international high-speed trains.
The intention of the about ship passenger lists is that the security services can check out whether there are any wanted criminals on the train.
There will also be a more stringent identity checks take place prior to departure, to be sure that the person who leaves is the one that the ticket has been purchased.