Modern Warfare 3 takes place after the events of Modern Warfare 2. The Russian Federation has declared war against the United States, and also takes it's offensive into Europe, including England, France, and Germany. Missions will also take place in other countries around the world. Written by
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The characters Sandman, Frost, Grinch, and Truck are Delta Force operators that fought alongside Captain Price, Soap, Ghost and Roach in Operation: Kingfish in 2013. That is 3 years prior to the time that this game is set. See more
During the ending cinematic of "Black Tuesday", after downing the jamming tower, radio chatter indicates that F-22 will be flying in with JDAMs but the wire frame outlines of the aircraft are clearly F-15s. See more
[During the arms deal in Pripyat in 1996
Yuri, wake up. Zakhaev wouldn't want you to miss this. This deal will generate millions for our cause. Money can buy many things, even power. The road to the future begins here, my friend.
[Yuri and Makarov watch the arms deal take place, only for Zakhaev to lose his arm after being shot by Lieutenant Price from a long distance