|The First Horseman|
|Description||Complete the campaign mission Shock and Awe on Veteran.|
- The name is in reference to the Four Horsemen, a group of Ultranationalists including Imran Zakhaev, Victor Zakhaev, Khaled Al-Asad, and a unnamed first horseman, who was later revealed to be Vladimir Makarov. The group's name is a reference to the Four Horsemen of The Apocalypse.
- This achievement corresponds with the other three achievements involving horsemen. It is the only one of the four achievements that is not achieved after the death of one of the Four Horsemen.