Go read the regulations yourself.
Nobody is bitching -- don't let the FACTS upset you.
I just flew from London to St. Petersburg Russia -- as I do every 2 or 3 weeks.
NORMAL airport security in London -- 5 minutes -- there, you keep the laptop INSIDE the bag. No taking off shoes or other BS.
Took the "Green Channel" into Russia -- NO SEARCH WHATSOEVER. This is how it is on 'this side of the pond'.
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