Strike Back Chris Ryan's Strike Back

Chris Ryan's Strike Back

Strike Back Chris Ryan's Strike Back

First Air Date: May 05, 2010

First Aired on    :   2010
Episodes    :   6 episodes

John Porter resigns from the SAS following the aftermath of a rescue mission in Iraq on the eve of the American led invasion in 2003, where two fellow soldiers were killed, apparently by a thirteen-year boy Porter had failed to kill, leaving him responsible. Seven years later, Porter is "reactivated" following the kidnap of journalist Katie Dartmouth by the same terrorists he fought seven years ago, including the same boy: As'ad.



Episodes

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1x06 Afghanistan: Part Two (May 19, 2010)


Porter's life is in danger when he finds himself trapped in a rebels' base in Pakistan. When he manages to escape, he learns that Hugh Collinson, the man he blames for the fatal hostage extraction of 2003, has arrived in Afghanistan to meet him for a final showdown.


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1x05 Afghanistan: Part One (May 19, 2010)


When a hacker interferes with air support causing a British missile to hit American forces, Porter is assigned the mission to find the man responsible, a former guidance engineer who was dismissed from the army. However, Porter is kidnapped and taken to a Taliban camp.


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1x04 Zimbabwe: Part Two (May 12, 2010)


Porter and Masuku become the hunted as a bushman tracker leads the relentless Zimbabwean authorities after them, and Layla Thompson becomes increasingly aware of the tension that exists between Porter and Collinson.


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1x03 Zimbabwe: Part One (May 12, 2010)


Collinson sends Porter undercover to Zimbabwe on a mission to break a former British soldier who was involved in a political assassination out of a high-security Harare jail.


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1x02 Iraq: Part Two (May 05, 2010)


After locating the terrorist safe house Katie is being held in, Porter is also taken prisoner, and Hugh Collinson and a team at Section 20 have to act quickly before it is too late.


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1x01 Iraq: Part One (May 05, 2010)


Still haunted by the memory of a disastrous Special Forces mission which he led in 2003, John Porter is given an opportunity to redeem himself by returning to Iraq to rescue a kidnapped TV reporter.




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