By Jeff Rovin
Tom Clancy and Steve Pieczenik are approximately to claim conflict at the festival. . . . THE OBJECTIVE:
A fourth consecutive New York instances bestseller for Tom Clancy's Op-Center
A blockbuster mystery armed with state of the art expertise (a.k.a. every little thing a Clancy fan wants)
A SLAM-DUNK In Tom Clancy's all-new, unique novel, OP- middle: Acts of War, Syrian terrorists have attacked a dam contained in the borders of Turkey, threatening the water provide in their very fatherland. it isn't madness, however the first step in a deceptively uncomplicated plan: to strength all-out warfare within the heart East.
What they don't comprehend is new neighborhood Op-Center is now online in Greece, and its workforce can see precisely what the rebels try to do. yet those terrorists are extra imaginative than an individual thinks.
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Flash: the commander of Soviet forces in the Balkans was toasting the coming fall 18 T I M W E I N E R of Istanbul. Flash: Stalin was prepared to invade Turkey, encircle the Black Sea, and take the Mediterranean and the Middle East. The Pentagon determined that the best way to blunt a Soviet advance was to cut the Red Army’s supply lines in Romania. Senior staff members under the Joint Chiefs started drawing up battle plans. They told Vandenberg to prepare the ﬁrst covert operation of the cold war.
From Moscow, Walter Bedell Smith sent his assessment that British troops were the only force keeping Greece from falling into the Soviet orbit. At home, the red scare was rising. For the ﬁrst time since before the Great Depression, the Republicans now controlled both houses of Congress, with men like Senator Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin and Congressman Richard Nixon of California gaining power. Truman’s popularity was plunging; his approval rating in public opinion polls had fallen 50 points since the end of the war.
His deputy, Stephen Penrose, who had run the Middle East division of the OSS, resigned in frustration. ” Nevertheless, on December 14, 1947, the National Security Council issued its ﬁrst top secret orders to the CIA. ” With this martial drum roll, the CIA set out to beat the Reds in the Italian elections, set for April 1948. The CIA told the White House that Italy could become a totalitarian police state. If the communists won at the ballot box, they would seize “the most ancient seat of Western Culture.
Acts of War (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 4) by Jeff Rovin