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Russia to Use Advanced Systems for Sochi Olympics Security

Russian Military Technologies, 11.12.2013
Russia has positioned several of its Tor-M air defence systems to protect the venues of the 22nd Winter Olympics that will open in the southern resort of Sochi in February. 100 more words

Mitt Romney Airs Concerns Over Olympics Security

LONDON (CBS) – On the eve of the London 2012 Opening Ceremonies, Mitt Romney voiced personal concerns regarding the city’s preparedness for the Games. Considering that the UK is about to undertake the world’s largest sporting event, it inevitably raises the question: can London clear the Olympic security hurdle? 177 more words

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U.S. sets up round-the-clock Olympic threat monitoring

WASHINGTON (CNN) — The U.S. intelligence community has set up a 24/7 center to analyze all threat information coming in during the Olympic Games in London, according to a senior American counterterrorism official. 215 more words


Serious question: Is this country worth fighting for any more?

Is a country that mistreats its armed forces so badly worthy of their continued service and sacrifice?

Consider the government’s recent record in its treatment of the armed forces: Troops on active service have been given redundancy notices at a time when they’re still putting life and limb on the line in Afghanistan, what a kick in the teeth that is. 324 more words

British Politics

London Olympics Five-Ring Circus (G4S Insecurity Services Edition)

The upcoming London Olympic Games are a disaster waiting to happen, from their inexplicable Olympics tower to their inexcusable security shortfall.

From the Wall Street Journal… 191 more words

Laugh, but feel the pain at same time...

I am suffering from severe back pain for last three days. Forget about walking, even if I talk, it’s killing pain. In this situation too, I had to laugh… laugh that gives me terrible pain.  239 more words

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