Russian mobster Terek Murad has declared open season on the Russian people and the US FBI in the shooting of his brother in a Moscow nightclub. He thue'The Jackal'- an elusive, nasty killer - killing FBI Director Donald Brown. Present at the shooting of Murad's brother is FBI Deputy Director Carter Preston and Major Valentina's Koslova Russian militia. Almost no one has ever seen The Jackal, save for Declan Mulqueen, an imprisoned IRA sniper. After learning that the Director Brown is a target, Preston and Koslova Mulqueen enlist the services of reluctance to track the Jackal before he can assassination Brown.