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Exclusive: 'Strike Back' Episode 9 Sneak Peek: Cinemax Show Gets Second Season

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'Strike Back,' Cinemax's explosive action series about an elite military unit on the hunt for a Middle Eastern terrorist mastermind, has been renewed for a second season. The action-packed show, which stars Sullivan Stapleton ("Animal Kingdom") and Philip Winchester ("Camelot"), received an order for 10 new episodes, which will air in mid to late 2012.

Before we start celebrating Season 2, we have to unfortunately face reality: There are only two episodes left in the season! And we can't to see what the terrorist Latif (Jimi Mistry) has in store for Section 20.

In this weeks episodes, after decrypting John Allen's PDA, which was recovered from Latif's (Mistry) man, and connecting it to the doctor Stonebridge (Winchester) saw with Latif in Kosovo, Scott (Stapleton) and Stonebridge travel to Chechnya to investigate a mysterious bunker with recent activity. They uncover the facility's vile purpose and discover more clues about Latif's destructive plan -- but, of course, they also find themselves in a few tricky, explosive situations.

Watch the exclusive clip of episode nine below. The new episode airs Friday, Oct. 14 at 10 p.m. EST on Cinemax.


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