1989. Captain Brian
Halloran and his Special Forces team deploy to a remote jungle
valley in Peru to establish a base for training elite Peruvian
counter-narcotics police. Not
only are they threatened by violent narco-traffickers, but they
face possible attack by the ruthless Shining Path insurgents
operating in the valley. Making
matters worse, they quickly realize that powerful political forces
may be conspiring to ensure their mission fails.
brilliant young guerrilla leader, Comrade Olivario, commands the
most lethal force the insurgents have ever fielded.
He must establish the Shining Path as the preeminent
political power in the valley, and to do this he must eliminate
the Green Berets. The stakes are high, and Olivario's plan
will not only decide who controls the valley, but very likely the
fate of the woman he loves.
from the headlines, White
Passage: Red Sun details the motivation behind US involvement
in the drug war, and accurately describes the tenuous relationship
between the drug Cartels and various terrorist insurgencies.
The exciting story explains the powerful influence of
global political events on the “drug war” and exposes the
inner workings of one of the most misunderstood conflicts of our