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La Unidad

Drama
1 season availableSpain
MA15+

Carla is the head of the police investigation unit that keeps Islamic terrorism in check. When one of the police operations ends with the arrest of Al SalahGarheeb, the most wanted Jihadhist leader in the world, she will only be pleased for a few hours. As a result of his capture, Spain is to become the target of the threats made by Al Salah's followers; who are prepared to sacrifice their own lives to avenge his arrest and fall.

S1 E1: Episode 1
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S1 E1: Episode 1
54m
During a routine operation in Melilla against an Islamist network devoted to recruiting young people to their cause, the Antiterrorist Unit of the Spanish Police unexpectedly catch Salah Al Gahreeb, an outstanding spiritual leader of ISIS.
languages:
Spanish
cast:
Nathalie Poza, Michel Noher, Marian Alvarez, Luis Zahera

1. Episode 1

During a routine operation in Melilla against an Islamist network devoted to recruiting young people to their cause, the Antiterrorist Unit of the Spanish Police unexpectedly catch Salah Al Gahreeb, an outstanding spiritual leader of ISIS.
54m
Available until 31 December 2023

2. Episode 2

The leader of the terrorist cell, Kadir, and its two other members, cross over into Spain after stealing explosives at a mine in the Pyrenees. They hide in the town of Salt, in Catalonia, where they await orders to strike at some Spanish target.
49m
Available until 31 December 2023

3. Episode 3

The unexpected disappearance of Myaz sets off the alarms at the Unit. Their spy was based in Salt, near Badalona (Catalonia), so Marcos focuses his team's efforts in that particular region while strengthening overall surveillance of the Islamic community and the work of infiltrators.
52m
Available until 31 December 2023

4. Episode 4

Marcos heads the party that searches for the two terrorists all over he area. Now that the fugitives no longer have any weapons or any logistic support, he thinks that they'll soon catch them.
56m
Available until 31 December 2023

5. Episode 5

Miriam finally succeeds in setting up a meeting with the informer of the CIA who had seen Al Garheeb in Nigeria. She flies to Lagos where she meets the man in question: William, an arms dealer.
49m
Available until 31 December 2023

6. Episode 6

Carla finds out that there are certain political forces, pressures and scheming at work to replace her as leader of the case and head of the Unit.
53m
Available until 31 December 2023