The 21 Afghan soldiers had been kidnapped in the remote Badakhshan Province by the Taliban, which, days later, returned their bullet-riddled bodies through tribal leaders. Within hours, Tony Schiena, a real-life Rambo who has been called “one of the most highly trained covert operatives in the world'.
A balmy Tuesday afternoon on the south bank of the Thames. Outside Shakespeare’s Globe, drenched in sunshine for the first time in weeks, flocks of tourists and school groups bustle this way and that. Amid them all I am stationary, waiting to meet Tony Schiena, a man routinely described as “the world’s most highly trained covert operative.”
Last night security expert Tony Schiena said a sickening attack on London's Tube network using nerve gas Sarin is not "out of the question". The deadly poison killed 13 people and seriously injured 50 more after a 1995 attack on Tokyo's subway by the Aum Shinrikyo cult.
Tony Schiena is a South African spy turned mercenary. He is the CEO of MOSAIC, that operates in hostile environments. Tony Schiena was featured in the Vice documentary Superpower for Hire. He has been credited for exposing ISIS use of chemical warfare against the Kurds in Iraq.