The latest number the Machine dispenses is for Maria Martinez, a professional engineer working for Hydral Corp, a private energy company owned by a man named Ken Davis, her boss. Her latest jobs have been in reconstruction projects in third world countries, most recently replacing multimillion dollar generators in Iraq. The team originally believes that she is the perpetrator, a terrorist (which would be contrary to the purpose of the number regardless), as she seems to be interested in getting Omar Risha, another possible terrorist, into the country from Iraq, where he is currently being held in high security detention. She is tracking a man named Rene Lapointe, a French diplomat stationed at the UN, who is the high commissioner for refugees. As such, Lapointe, Maria's seeming-intended target, is responsible for reviewing and thus approving or denying Omar's asylum request. The team changes their perspective on Maria when it seems that she is only trying to convince Lapointe to ... Written by
Did You Know?
Shaw asks Reese: What's up with the Evel Knievel stunt?
Reese responds: They didn't teach you that in Marine jump school?
The Marines do not have a jump school.
All branches of the service have to go through The Army Airbone School for paratrooper (military parachutist) training.
Reese being an ex Army Ranger would have been well aware of the fact. See more
I've secured the generators you were looking for. They shipped from Akcaabat Port last week. What are you trying to power? New York City?
Sorry to hear about your friend Sevon. But just as well. He worked for an antiquated institution. Hard to believe that Nation States still think they have any influence, even in cooperation.
Sevon got sloppy.
I can't afford such liabilities.
Then lucky for me I'm careful.
[Greer's men black bag Davis
References Raiders of the Lost Ark