Automobile license plates to be RFID tagged?

Automobile license plates to be RFID tagged?The Russian Government expects by November 6 to decide whether Russian motor vehicles will be re-equipped with new license plates bearing RFID tags as a way of preventing hijacking.

The Russian Government expects by November 6 to decide whether Russian motor vehicles will be re-equipped with new license plates bearing RFID tags. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev ordered the Government earlier this month to see if the move could help the traffic police keep the car hijacking situation more or less in check. Glazey.info suggested there might be more behind the expected decision. By introducing the new license plates the government might also seek to enable the traffic police to have a complete ?dossier? on each motor vehicle and its owner, with the possibility to track the vehicle?s movement and identify the plates with the RFID technology from as far off as a hundred meters, no matter how dirtied the plates are...