By Andrew Kaplan
An edge-of-your-seat unique prequel according to Showtime's hit sequence Homeland
Beirut, 2006. CIA operations officer Carrie Mathison slightly escapes an ambush whereas making an attempt a clandestine assembly with a brand new touch, code-name Nightingale. Suspicious that defense has been compromised, she demanding situations the station leader in a heated disagreement that will get her booted again to Langley.
Expert in spotting and expecting behavioral patterns—a ability more suitable by way of her bipolar ailment she retains mystery to guard her career—Carrie is more and more sure terrorist plot has been set in movement. She dangers a stunning act of insubordination that is helping her discover mystery proof connecting Nightingale with Abu Nazir, the chief of Al Qaeda in Iraq. made up our minds to prevent the terrorist mastermind, she embarks on an obsessive quest that would approximately ruin her.
Filled with the suspense and plot twists that experience made place of birth a must-watch sequence, this riveting story finds the compelling untold backstories of the series' major characters and takes enthusiasts deeper into the lifestyles and brain of 1 amazing lady undercover agent.
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The temptation grew stronger. Instead, K-Two pressed the next button on the console. The red light went on. K-One covered the middle microphone with his right hand and spoke into the third. "Oh, " said K-One, "I'm terribly sorry. That's your cousin Ch'un. I didn't know, Kwang. " K-Two punched the last button and watched as K-One walked toward the CNN truck to make sure their feed from the press truck was secure. He shook his head. One day he'd do it. He really would. He'd wait until the esteemed sound engineer said something really embarrassing and- The world went black and K-Two slumped over his console.
He had always loved her, but KCIA policy forbid relationships among employees; it would be too easy for infiltrators to get information by placing a secretary or researcher on staff and having her court an official. She was almost worth quitting for, but that would have broken Gregory's heart. His mentor had always felt that Hwan had the mind and soul and sensitive political instincts of a KCIA man, and had spent a small fortune educating him and preparing him for that life. Even as thick as the red tape got at times, Hwan knew that Gregory was right: this was the life for him.
Hurry, " he snarled. The other man nodded as he carefully removed the brick of plastic explosive from each duffel bag. He pressed them to the underside of the console, well out of sight; when he was finished, Eyepatch removed two wires from the duffel bags and handed them over. The man inserted the end of a wire into each brick, then handed the other ends to Eyepatch. Eyepatch looked out the small one-way window at the podium. The politicians had started to move in. The traitors and patriots both were chatting amiably among themselves; no one would notice that anything was amiss.