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A SLAM-DUNK In Tom Clancy's all-new, unique novel, OP- middle: Acts of War, Syrian terrorists have attacked a dam contained in the borders of Turkey, threatening the water provide in their very place of birth. it isn't madness, however the first step in a deceptively basic plan: to strength all-out battle within the center East.
What they don't recognize is new nearby Op-Center is now online in Greece, and its crew can see precisely what the rebels try to do. yet those terrorists are extra innovative than somebody thinks.
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