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Tight security at Sochi Olympics gives sense of comfort

Publié par Clifford Armion le 02/04/2014

Kelly Whiteside

SOCHI -- At the main train station in the nearby town of Adler, dozens of men and women wearing violet-colored uniforms pat down passengers on their way to platforms. Though they are outfitted in the same patchwork quilt uniforms worn by Olympic organizers and volunteers, these aren't your average mag and bag security types. They are members of Russia's military.
Welcome to the Security Games.
With the opening ceremony three days away, security experts are holding their breath following reports of Russian forces searching for three "black widow" suicide bombers and Internet threats from purported terrorists. Two months ago, two suicide bombings killed 34 people in Volgograd, 400 miles away.
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"Tight security at Sochi Olympics gives sense of comfort", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), avril 2014. Consulté le 01/03/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/tight-security-at-sochi-olympics-gives-sense-of-comfort