Madari is arrested and finds himself at the mercy of the KGB.
Madari is sent to prison and struggles to recover his shattered mind.
A new arrival at the prison brings new hope to Madari.
The arrival of the A-Team transforms the lives of every man at the prison.
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The first month at the prison camp that has become Madari’s base.
Jahni receives news that will change him forever.
Madari faces losing the camp and must juggle friends, allies and enemies.
When Jahni’s life is in danger Madari must make a choice between honour and love.
An ordinary day in Madari’s life at the camp.
The final battle of the guerrilla campaign approaches.
The guerrilla campaign is over and Madari and Jahni have choices to make about their future.
Madari continues to make the adjustment to peace. Jahni transfers into the Royal Guard and Madari’s control is tested again.
After a close call, Jahni makes a revelation that shocks Madari.
Madari must investigate the murders of his friends. He has help from an unexpected ally.
Madari establishes his Special Forces unit, and he and Jahni spend time training in Britain.
With Jahni away training Madari looks for ways to distract him from his loneliness.
Jahni returns from training in England. Faraj is drawn deeper into the conspiracy.
The attempted coup begins, while the A-Team is back in Qumar. The team’s help becomes crucial to Madari’s fight to save the king and defeat the conspiracy.
(Note: This story was originally part of The Qumar Series of A-Team stories. But I’ve finally realised it really belongs here. Let's call it a crossover.)
The aftermath of the events of Shifting Sands. Madari learns what drove Faraj to turn traitor.
When a mission goes wrong Madari discovers that there’s more than one way to lose someone you love.
Jahni learns that some things he thought were secret aren’t any more.
An old enemy reappears and Madari finds he needs the help of his friends to deal with him.
Madari and Hannibal take a vacation in Yellowstone National Park.
Madari’s unit deals with a hostage crisis.
Events far away change the lives of Madari and Jahni – and Sophia.
Madari begins his UN mission in Zaire, while Jahni commands the Special Forces unit at home. Later parts intersect with the A-Team story A Choice of Nightmares.
Nearing the end of his time in Zaire, Madari deals with the imminent separation from those he’s come to care for. Meanwhile HM Murdock visits Jahni, with a surprising request.
Madari returns to Qumar.
An old friend visits Madari with information and an old problem is resolved for Jahni.
An assasination attempt leads to major changes in Madari’s life.
Jahni helps the A-Team test their new training facility.
The enemy changes tactics.
As Jahni becomes more stressed Madari must figure out a way to help him.
When Madari faces losing a friend he comes up with a drastic solution.
Jahni recovers from his breakdown and considers his future, until fate intervenes.
Madari pays a terrible price for defying the enemy.
Madari and Jahni deal with the aftermath of Saifullah’s revenge on Madari.
Madari and Jahni find themselves in the hands of the enemy and then an unexpected ally.
Zahir’s return brings big changes to Qumari society and the lives of Madari and Jahni.
Saifullah’s coup attempt forces Jahni to make a final choice between his duty and Madari.
Forced into exile in America Madari and Jahni must come to terms with a new life.
Madari and Jahni claim the happiness they waited so long for, but worry about the effect it will have on their friendships with others.
Madari and Jahni face difficult choices between their duty and the life they’ve built in America when a friend needs their help. The final part of the series.