How South Africa showed off its security muscle for the 2010 World Cup on Thursday to convince skeptics the first tournament in Africa will be safe and secure.
The daylong exercise included helicopters flying overhead and special task force members abseiling from the roof of the new Greenpoint Stadium.
Hostage negotiators, bomb disposal experts, the diving unit, specialists from forensic laboratories as well as air force and navy members were just part of Thursday's participants.
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GLOWING CAPE TOWN STADIUM video
as sunset falls over Green Point , Cape Town, SA
The last stragglers leaving the building ..The government event started in the morning I heard singing and speeches and everybody was handed out a white goody bagbut these 2 guys got hold of a few
Shocking cost of lighting up Cape Town stadium
I just took this shot now
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