London 2012 Olympic Committee under intense pressure from U.S. State Department to allow in 1,000 agents, 500 from the FBI

Apparently, the U.S. is so uneasy about Scotland Yard’s ability to protect its Olympic athletes and officials from the threat of Islamic Terrorists and sleeper cells that have infiltrated the UK, it is demanding to bring in its own security forces.

At issue is also the fact the US Security forces would be armed, which the UK frowns upon.