By Brad Thor
Scot Harvath needs to undergo the burning streets of big apple, the place he can administer his personal kind of justice and eventually distinctive his sour revenge.
July 4th weekend, long island urban: As millions of vacation tourists make their method out of new york, a perfectly finished terrorist assault plunges the town right into a maelstrom of panic and loss of life. Amid the chaos, an elite workforce of international operatives is systematically trying to find considered one of their very own, a guy so robust that the U.S. executive refuses to confess he even exists and may do whatever to maintain him hidden. Now, with the world’s deadliest enemy upon America’s doorstep, counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath needs to struggle his manner during the burning urban streets to take down an invisible terrorist mastermind with the skill to unharness hell on a world scale.
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No, you didnt fireplace him, yet you didnt hinder him from resigning both. Semantics. What distinction does it make? It makes loads of distinction to you, to this presidency. Id additionally make the case that to have him step down in the course of all this erodes public self assurance in our govt. That definitely wasnt the case whilst the FEMA director bowed out within the aftermath of Katrina. The key note there, Mr. President, isaftermath. in addition to, the FEMA leader was once inept and everybody knew it. i believe letting Driehaus move in the course of a bad nationwide challenge is a really undesirable inspiration. The hell it's, Chuck. DHS isnt operating, and we know it. Im not likely to enable Alan Driehaus bully this place of work. He calls himself a patriot? good, enable me let you know whatever. A patriot doesnt pull petty political gamesmanship in the midst of a predicament. you place your own difficulties apart and also you positioned the welfare of your state peculiarly else. He couldnt do this, so hes out. Andersonthought approximately it. Maybe there's a approach we will be able to use his resignation to our virtue. somebody with part a mind will learn among the traces and think he resigned simply because he mishandled the terrorist probability. which may paintings for us. No way, stated Rutledge. Were not likely to throw Driehaus to the wolves simply to divert consciousness clear of what occurred. Why now not? you think that the yankee humans sought after responsibility after September 11? Theyre going to be packing the streets not easy much more than responsibility this time. Theyre going to need blood, and many it. And why shouldnt they? Their govt has didn't safeguard them, back. So why shouldnt Driehaus be the 1st one to the guillotine? With each we throw them, the bloodlust will ebb. Or itll surge. Blood is a humorous factor, Chuckespecially in politics. as soon as humans get a style of it, they typically wish increasingly more and extra. So were now not throwing someone less than the bus but. Im going to individually demand complete and open hearings while the airborne dirt and dust has settled. i would like overall transparency. the yank everyone is going to comply with not anything much less. Its the one factor that's going to assist fix the sacred belief simply because Ill inform you what, this present day that belief has been completely shattered. Now lets get engaged on my stopover at toNew York . i need us to be below means ASAP. With all due admire, sir Shes my daughter, for Christs sake, Chuck. this can be what fathers do. Fathers possibly, yet no longer presidents, sir. Rutledge wasnt going to be swayed. ASAP. Fine, saidAnderson , the resignation in his voice thick with sarcasm. Should we useAir strength One or do you need me to work out if the enamel fairy is flying up that approach? i feel we may very well have her cellular phone quantity. Watch it, Chuck. not just does my daughter want me, the yank humans have to see their president inNew York urban . Im sorry, sir. I believe you, yet all of this could and should be prepare in due time. right away we cant even get the nationwide protect intoManhattan . The terrorists have the full island locked down, together with the air house.