Borrowed Time (Alistair MacLean's UNACO, Book 10) by Alistair MacLean, Hugh Miller
By Alistair MacLean, Hugh Miller
While a tip-off is obtained that militant spiritual extremists are taking up the peaceable Vale of Kashmir, dealing in medicines and weapons to fund their warfare, best brokers are despatched in to enquire. while the undertaking seems most unlikely, who do you name? UNACO.
The Vale of Kashmir in India, precariously stuck among Afghanistan, Pakistan and China, is likely one of the so much serenely appealing locations on earth--¦ and essentially the most lethal. while Malcolm Philpott, head of UNACO, the United Nations--™ Anti-Crime association, gets a tip-off from a neighborhood priest that the peace of the valley is being threatened via militant non secular extremists and the suspicion of a hugely prepared drug-trafficking ring, he sends in of his best brokers, Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver, to enquire and query the priest further.
But the priest is brutally murdered prior to they could arrive, and an ex-CIA-trained murderer, became local, is the crucial suspect. without warning Mike and Sabrina needs to adopt the deadly challenge of infiltrating the murderous drug convoys and bringing the extremists less than keep an eye on sooner than the unstable scenario ignites and lovers into a global blood bathtub.
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