Connect with us

Asia Pacific

Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia Deploys F-18 Fighter Jets for the CWG Games



The opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games (CWG Games 2018), to be held in Queensland, Australia has become the biggest security event the town has ever seen. Thousands of security forces and troops have been deployed in Queensland for the Commonwealth Games. But why has Australia deployed F-18 Fighter jets for the security of CWG Games 2018? 

How Lucrative is the Stone Pelting Business in Kashmir?

The Commonwealth Games 2018 will kick start in Queensland with the opening ceremony on Wednesday and the event has become the biggest security event ever for the host city. A large number of soldiers and troops, along with fighter jets and drone weapons are a part of the arsenal for the security forces deployed to protect the athletes and the public.

The Grand Commonwealth Games 2018 Opening ‘Security’ Event

More than 670,000 people are expected to attend the Commonwealth Games 2018 opening ceremony, according to the event organisers. The authorities have beefed up the security measures to ensure a safe and peaceful event for the athletes as well as the public.

India Preparing to Expel Millions of ” Illegal Bangladeshi Muslims” from Assam?

A few days ago, the arrest of nine people from India at the Brisbane Airport, posing as sports journalists and smuggling people ringed the security alarm bells. Although the arrested people posed no direct threat to the Commonwealth Games 2018, but the authorities still decided to tighten the security. The Police Service of Queensland has increased its presence across the 4 cities for the Games, with 3700 officers deployed across these cities. Additionally, around three thousand police officers will be stationed in the Gold Coast area. The police forces and the Defence Forces of Australia also showcased the FA-18 Fighter Jets flying over the Commonwealth Games 2018 cities. The authorities say that the public needs to be ‘vigilant but not concerned’.

We Killed Kashmiri Pandits because they were Indian Agents

Protective Security Zones for the Commonwealth Games 2018

Heavy security protective zones have been built across the twenty-three venues for the Commonwealth games 2018. These zones allow for easy detaining, searching and moving on for the people. The Chairman of the Games stated that people must understand that their measures are for the better and the safety of the public and there is no need for concern over these tight and heavy security forces.

Other News at EurAsian Times




Featured2 mins ago

Did Russian Missiles ‘Hit’ F-35 ‘Stealth’ Fighter Jet Operated By The Israeli Air Force Over Syria?

The world has its eyes on the new American F-35 jet that has already cemented its place in the elite...

Chandrayaan-2 Chandrayaan-2
Asia Pacific3 hours ago

India’s Venus Orbiter ‘Shukrayaan’ May Get A Piggyback Ride On Heavy-Duty Rocket, GSLV-Mk III

In September, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine had said it’s time to prioritize Venus, one of our closest planetary neighbors. His...

Featured5 hours ago

Pakistan Hits Out At India For War-Mongering Even During Covid-19 Pandemic

Pakistani foreign minister lambasted arch-rival India and – said that some countries, including India, defied international calls for peace and...

Asia Pacific6 hours ago

Chinese PLA Deploys ‘Assault Boats’ In Pangong Lake After Indian Army Stations MARCOS Commandos?

As Indian and Chinese diplomats and top military commanders are trying ways to disengage in the Ladakh region, there are...

rafale-jets rafale-jets
Asia Pacific8 hours ago

Indian Rafales ‘Far Superior’ To Pakistan’s JF-17 Thunder — Chinese Military Experts Make Rare Admission

In what seems to be a rare admission, Chinese experts have said that the French-built Rafale fighter jets, procured by...

china-moon-mission china-moon-mission
Featured9 hours ago

ISRO’s Chandrayaan Looks To Catch-Up In Space Race As China Surges Ahead With Chang’e-5 Moon Mission

China’s Chang’e-5 probe has successfully landed on the moon, in a landmark mission to bring lunar surface samples back to...

Americas18 hours ago

Why Is The US Constructing A New Military Base Right Next To Its Biggest Airbase Near China?

With its eyes on China, the US Department of Defense (DoD) will build an alternative military base on Tinian island,...

Americas18 hours ago

The US ‘Apple’ Turns Sour As China’s Xiaomi Heads For Global Domination In Smartphone Markets

Xiaomi replaced Apple for the first time to reach the third spot globally, after Samsung and Huawei, in the list...

Americas21 hours ago

Sydney To New York In 2 Hours: China Could Make This Possible With New Hypersonic Aircraft Engine

China claims to have made a breakthrough in developing a ‘sodramjet’ engine that could provide an aircraft with such speeds...

Boris-Johnson Boris-Johnson
Americas22 hours ago

More F-35 Stealth Jets Join The British Royal Air Force After PM Boris Johnson’s Defense Budget Hike

Days after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a massive increase in the country’s defense budget, the delivery of another...