By Patrick Robinson
The 12 months is 2011.
An oil-hungry global is ravenous . . .
. . . and Argentina, with Russia's support, is decided to brutally wrest the petroleum-rich Falkland Islands from British palms. Enraged over this brazen act of foreign piracy, nice Britain dispatches a conflict fleet to the islands for the second one time in thirty years—unaware that Viper K-157, a deadly Russian Akula-class submarine, lies in wait, crammed to the gunwales with ship-killingtorpedoes.
America can't sit down idle as hell explodes within the South Atlantic and, less than the strict eye of Admiral Arnold Morgan, the military's strongest weapon is unleashed to hammer Argentina into submission: the U.S. military SEALs. the result of the unexpected battle that is igniting in America's yard finally is determined by her notable "ghost strength” and their winning execution of 2 striking clandestine missions—while the implications of failure should be too negative to consider.
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It was once politically nuts, since it could make too many enemies for Argentina. And militarily reckless, as the British are famously able to vast beadiness if a person fucks round with their estate. ” “Okay, Arnie. Why did they do it? ” “I don’t be aware of. yet how approximately Russia advised them to do it. How approximately Russia acknowledged they’d look after the oil, drill for it, promote it, construct the pipelines, and reduce Argentina in for a really beneficiant piece of the deal. In go back for which, they might guarantee that any Royal military activity strength was once eradicated, and the islands could stay sovereign Argentinian territory.
The chance of pushing an inflatable out into this actual sea used to be not anything under daunting. the single sound above the gale used to be the lengthy sucking noise of shingle, by way of the thumping crash of lengthy rolling waves. “We could,” published Mike Hook, “drown our fucking selves sooner than we get 5 yards. There’s no manner we’re going wherever during this. now not in the event that they actually need that airfield blowing up. My bet isn't this night, men. ” He was once correct, too. For hour after hour the gale by no means abated. the ocean got here raging in during the narrows that separated this rocky outpost of West Falkland from Pebble Island.
The military Commanders might by no means enable that, and the Adelaide had no defenses of her personal. Brigadier Brogden ordered his satellite tv for pc verbal exchange group to open the road for transmission. His sign, additionally to Joint strength Command, Northwood, learn: 160816APR11, Brigadier V. Brogden RM. Lafonia, Falkland Islands. Helicopter assault strength destroyed. Forty-seven useless. Fifty wounded. think attack ships additionally hit and burning six miles south. Like Captain Fawkes, we haven't any security opposed to bomb and rocket assaults.