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Sochi security: No strange cars

Updated: January 7, 2014, 1:08 PM ET
Associated Press

MOSCOW -- Russia began implementing stringent security measures Tuesday in its southern resort of Sochi, one month before the start of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Tens of thousands of Russian police, security agents, rescue workers and army troops are being deployed for the Games, which run Feb. 7-23. Vladimir Puchkov, who heads the Emergency Situations Ministry, said all of his security units for Sochi were on duty as of Tuesday

In addition, all vehicles were banned from the area ...

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