What Is 'Operation Cerberus' In Marvel/Netflix's The Punisher?

The following shout sheet has been released for Netflix's upcoming new Marvel Comics series, The Punisher, starring Jon Bernthal as Frank Castle. The series is set to drop later this year.

The image mentions Micro, being played by Ebon Moss-Bachrach  as well as the teased location of Kandahar, Afghanistan. Kandahar was referred to in Daredevil Season 2 as a place where, well, things happened. And we get the name for it all, as well: Operation Cerberus. The three-headed dog that guarded the gates of hades — and the Anvil Corporation is a private military company in the series founded and currently headed by Billy Russo. We also see that someone was a whistleblower…

Summary: After exacting revenge on those responsible for the death of his wife and children, Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal) uncovers a conspiracy that runs far deeper than New York's criminal underworld. Now known throughout the city as The Punisher, he must discover the truth about injustices that affect more than his family alone.

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