By Brad Thor
Scot Harvath needs to undergo the burning streets of new york, the place he can administer his personal type of justice and eventually unique his sour revenge.
July 4th weekend, big apple urban: As millions of vacation tourists make their approach out of big apple, a perfectly performed terrorist assault plunges the town right into a maelstrom of panic and demise. Amid the chaos, an elite workforce of international operatives is systematically looking for one among their very own, a guy so strong that the united states govt refuses to confess he even exists and should do something to maintain him hidden. Now, with the world’s deadliest enemy upon America’s doorstep, counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath needs to struggle his approach in the course of the burning urban streets to take down an invisible terrorist mastermind with the ability to unharness hell on an international scale.
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Either destinations working in a vacuuma bigblack one. an individual had scrubbed either addresses so thoroughly fresh that neither provided a unmarried path major wherever. that sort of sterilization typically occurred in basic terms in covert executive operations so deep they have been known as taking place at crush deptha prestige reserved for problems with important nationwide defense. For one cause or one other, those concerns have been occasionally larger dealt with within the civilian area, instead of on army bases or at validated intelligence enterprises, besides, the overwhelm intensity destinations Lawlor had identified in the course of his profession have been like mini-fortresses. Garystill wasnt any toward realizing what was once occurring inNew York , although. If the imagery from Kevin McCauliff did certainly express weigh down intensity destinations being hit, what was once the explanation? greater but, how on the planet may possibly the terrorists have identified approximately them? The operational intelligence could were Polo Step at least. the truth that that they had hit now not one yet advised a safety compromise so devastating that its repercussions may possibly rather well be felt for years, if now not for many years, to return. Lawlor jumped over to the DHS server, pulled up the most up-tp-date FEMA harm map forNew York urban and filtered out as a lot noise as attainable. He wasnt attracted to casualty estimates or the location of emergency apparatus. All he desired to comprehend was once the place the terrorists had in particular struck. as soon as that info used to be remoted, he additional secondary challenge spots akin to mentioned sniper and RPG destinations, condominium development and estate fires, in addition to the other significant occasions that demanded a wide police, hearth, orEMS reaction. With these in position, he extra the final layerthe secretUpper West facet and Midtown destinations the terrorists had simply struck. He attempted to make experience of it, however the more durable he stared on the display the extra the questions piled up in his mind. If those have been weigh down intensity destinations, what business enterprise or team was once operating them and what used to be their function? With the entire chaos inNew York , was once whoever oversaw these destinations even acutely aware that theyd been hit? That used to be considered one of Lawlors largest questions. the single seen factor within the complete muddled combine used to be that if the terrorists have been pinpointing and hitting genuine overwhelm intensity destinations, then theUnited States used to be in even greater hassle than it concept. Lawlor learned that he was once going to need to move opposed to his higher judgment and seek advice from humans open air his quick circle. regardless of the fallout will be, so long as he might cease the terrorists sooner than they struck back, it might be worthy it. Thirty-Five NATIONALSECURITYAGENCY FORTMEADE,MARYLAND Mark Schreiber poked his head into his supervisors fluorescent-lit workplace and stated, I imagine weve bought one other challenge inManhattan . No kidding, responded Joseph Stanton, jerking his thumb over his shoulder towards the flat-panel televisions at the wall in the back of him. Some fool blogger began a rumor bio agent was once a part of the assault and it doesn't matter what Mayor Brown says, not anyone is hearing him.