By Valerie Plame, Sarah Lovett
Introducing Blowback, a thrilling new espionage mystery through former CIA ops officer Valerie Plame and mystery author Sarah Lovett.
Covert CIA ops officer Vanessa Pierson is eventually with reference to taking pictures the world’s most deadly foreign nuclear palms broker: Bhoot, alias the ghost. considered one of her resources has information regarding Bhoot’s upcoming stopover at to a mystery underground nuclear guns facility in Iranin just a couple of days. yet simply as Pierson’s informant is ready to provide her the site, they’re ambushed by way of knowledgeable sniper. Pierson narrowly escapes. Her asset: dead.
desirous to seize Bhoot and the sniper sooner than they inflict extra harm, Pierson enlists all the Agency’s assets to discover them. yet with on a daily basis, the strain of the manhunt mounts, inflicting her to push her forbidden romance with a fellow ops officer to its restrict whilst she asks him to do the most unlikely. regardless of the dangers, she refuses to halt her pursuit of the terrorists, and she or he places her hide and her careerand her lifeat risk.
With rapid-cut shifts from eu capitals to Washington to the close to East, and with insider element that just a former secret agent may provide, Blowback marks the explosive starting of the search for Bhoot, the villain whom Vanessa Pierson devotes her existence to taking pictures, lifeless or alive.
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Following - On foot or by vehicle. Monitoring - Telephone, mail, computers. Searching - Luggage, personal effects, trash. Eavesdropping - Electronic and personnel. Terrorists sometimes employ an elaborate system involving several people and vehicles. Typical surveillance vehicles are motorcycles and cars with multiple personnel. Become familiar with local vehi- 2-31 MCRP 3-02E cle makes and models. Memorize and write down license plate numbers. Determine if a surveillance pattern is developing.
Don’t let your carry-on luggage out of your sight and don’t agree to “watch” someone else’s luggage. Keep your eyes open for any suspicious activity such as an individual who gets up and leaves behind bags, packages, etc. If you see something suspicious, get out of the area quickly and report it to airport security officials! Stay within the restricted or boarding areas of the airport, or leave the airport if possible or practical when you have a long layover for several hours. No matter where you are in the terminal, identify objects suitable for cover in the event of an attack.
2-19 MCRP 3-02E l l l Answer the phone without providing any personal information. Be especially cautious when sending personal information over computer on-line services. Report any interruption or unusual interference with phone, electrical or computer service. This could be the first indication of “bugging” your phone line. Keep a cellular phone charged and available, particularly at night. Letter Bombs and Biological Mailings Heightened personal security involves treating any suspiciouslooking mail (letter or package) as a bomb or a potential biological threat.