Six missile sites to protect London Olympics

Associated Press
A view of a gated residential apartments in Bow, east London, where the Ministry to Defense plans to place surface-to-air missiles during the Summer Olympics Tuesday, May 1,  2012. Trucks carrying uniformed soldiers fanned out around the London apartment block where the Ministry of Defense plans to place surface-to-air missiles during the Summer Olympics. Residents at the apartments in Bow _ about 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from London's Olympic Stadium _ say several trucks carrying soldiers arrived Tuesday morning. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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The British government is taking no chances when it comes to safety. Six missile launchers will be positioned to protect the London Olympics from terrorist attacks. Two missile sites are to be located on the rooftops of London apartment buildings.

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