Olympic security

17,000 troops to be deployed for securing London Olympics

Nearly 17,000 British troops will be deployed for the upcoming Olympics to back up a grand security arrangement that includes surface-to-air missiles on rooftops amidst concerns of an al-Qaeda threat.

Jul 12, 2012, 23:34 PM IST

Russia to enhance Olympic security after attacks

The Russian Cabinet member responsible for preparations for the 2014 Sochi Games says security will be enhanced for the Olympics in the wake of multiple suicide bombings.

Apr 16, 2010, 09:26 AM IST