Olympic Torch Tour: Operation Survive

As the Olympic torch hits Argentinian soil, its world tour becomes a military operation.

Security following Olympic Torch in Argentina (Reuters)

Security personnel follow the bus carrying the Olympic torch and the Chinese delegation as it leaves Buenos Aires’ International airport April 10, 2008. Argentina readied thousands of police on Thursday to guard the Olympic torch on the next stop of its world tour as calls grew for world leaders to boycott the Games’ opening ceremony over China’s human rights record.
REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian

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