Since Mitch Rapp has seen his fiancee brutally murdered by terrorists, the only thing to think about is revenge. After he managed to infiltrate a group of Muslim revolutionaries, Mitch intends to eliminate everyone one by one. Mitch is recruited by the CIA to be part of a special elite group. He succeeds to impress veteran Stan Hurley. His first mission is to try not to let a nuclear weapon get into unsuitable hands.