The 2016 Olympic Games

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The 2016 Olympic Games will be held in Rio de Janeiro in August from the 5th to the 21st at 32 different venues. The soccer matches will be held at the stadiums in Sao Paulo, Salvador, Belo Horizonte and Brasilia from August the 3rd to through to the 20th. In July, the Brazilian police arrested and detained 12 people who were suspected of planning an ISIS – inspired attack. There has not been any public disclosure about a credible plot on the Olympic games. Throughout the duration of the Olympic games the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Justice and Rio de Janeiro 's State public security forces will implement a combined security strategy with the support of roughly 85,000 private and public security specialists. The United States is aiding the work effort with the Brazilian intelligence agencies, according to a report from NBC News. Furthermore, the deterring operations of street crime and urban violence the government will need to have the support of its integrated anti-terrorism centre and its security operations.

During the Olympic games, no fly zones, security perimeters and mobile phone blocking technology will be offered as additional protection during the games. These means of additional protection methods are put into place to aid in the event of an attack or if a threat arises. However, due to the ongoing regression Rio de Janeiro’s state budget for the Olympic games has fallen by about 30 percent. Although the cuts will mostly affect
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