When Harry Bauer’s holiday is cut short by COBRA, it is not just to send him on a routine job like any other.
A cargo, classified as above top secret, which was being transported in a container truck, from the Groom Lake testing grounds in Nevada to the Navy Shipyards in Norfolk Virginia, has been hijacked and stolen. There is no trace of the hijacking, nobody knows exactly where it took place, and nobody knows where the container has been taken. And that is not all, the container was being transported by a Delta Force team who were the best of the best and above suspicion.
Harry Bauer is not a detective, he is an assassin, but his boss, the brigadier, is pretty sure he knows who is behind the hijacking, and he wants Harry to go to Marbella in Spain and taking him out.
At first it looks pretty straightforward, until Harry decides that his shortest route to his target is through the beautiful and mysterious Rafaela Omeya…