People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
For James Ryan, Warrior
Next to a stream of icy snowmelt from the Hindu Kush, a small caravan unloaded its contraband.
Stephanie Gallo's threat to the president "...the world is going to quickly find out that the new president was not only an accessory to the death of four innocent American people, but actively conspired to cover it up."
With that, all the men in the room raised their bottles and in usison said, "To the United States of America."
When American doctor Julia Gallo is kidnapped in Afghanistan, the terms of her ransom leave the president with only one course of action: send covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath to free the man the kidnappers demand as ransom--al-Qaeda mastermind, Mustafa Khan.… (more)