John Wells is back in the 8th book in this series following the exploits of the deep cover C.I.A agent.
The Chief of Station in Istanbul is approached by an Iranian with intel on two upcoming attacks on Israeli embassies, when they come true, the Iranian hints at an attack on American soil.
The agency calls on John Wells to follow leads to see if the informant is genuine or a false flag trying to set up the Americans.
The leads take Wells on a twisting and dangerous mission from Panama City, Bangkok, Manila and to Istanbul.
This is a timely and well paced novel by a great spy writer Alex Berenson, a former N.Y. times foreign correspondent.