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OTTAWA — Canadian passports are being upgraded to include chip technology and watermark images.

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says the new passports will have computer chips embedded in them — technology that’s already used in many other countries.

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Each blank page of the document will also contain watermarks depicting iconic images from Canadian history.

The images include sports scenes and Canadian landmarks.

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The changes are designed to deter counterfeiters and make the passport more secure.

People will also be given an option to renew their passports for either five or 10 years.

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