CBC News - Monday Jan. 13, 2014 07:58 ET

Russia's Olympic security to set new surveillance standard at Sochi

Includes monitoring of communication, background checks, even drones

At the command centre in Sochi, security personnel watch screens from the CCTV cameras that blanket the resort community turned Olympic site. (Corinne Seminoff/CBC)

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