The Olympics are about to kick off in Brazill and they are accompanied with an unprecedented display of security measures packed with everything from troops to Warships as the event is on a state of heightened alert after being named as a major target for terrorism.
Excerpt From DailyMail:
This is the warship stacked with missiles and an arsenal of lethal weaponry that is leading the show of force ahead of the first Olympics Games held in the shadow of ISIS terrorism. Brazil is using the frigate, and a small fleet of other vessels to patrol the waters around tourist hot spot Copacabana Beach – where some of the . Thousands of sport loving fans will visit Rio during the world’s biggest sporting event, when it begins next week. Brazil is spending almost $900 million on protecting the Olympics from terrorist attack and the 500,000 foreign visitors expected in Rio for the games.