The film begins at a terrorist arms bazaar somewhere on the Russian border. General Bukharin is Russia's liaison to the MI6 team in the war room. They sent James Bond into the field to survey trades and purchases by the terrorists. After he identified the Gatling gun he pleased Admiral Roebuck ordering a missile strike upon the position, however, it later transpired that the terrorists had a Soviet nuclear torpedo setup on a plane. Bond, used diversionary tactics, stole the plane with the torpedo and escaped.