Eric, Andy and ultimately CTU's mission to retrieve the flash drive is a success, they being able to take Jadalla into custody in the process. However, Asim Naseri, who Eric saw at the warehouse, was able to escape. What those at CTU are initially unaware of with the exception of the one person involved is that Naseri is working on a plan to extract Jadalla from CTU alive, that plan which involves kidnapping a loved one - Jennifer Marshall - of the chief security guard, Steve Grant, and threatening to kill her with a bomb vest, Jennifer's safe return in return for Steve's assistance both in letting Naseri into the complex and handing over a still alive Jadalla, who himself is unaware of the plot or Naseri's true role within Ibrahim's team. When CTU notices that Naseri has made contact with someone n Jennifer's house and Eric arrives there to find Jennifer's precarious situation, bound and the bomb strapped to her person, it is a race against time to get the bomb removed and discover ...
Did You Know?
CTU tracked the phone call that Eric saw Naseri was making in the previous episode and it turned out to be a plan to break Jadalla out of CTU. So even though it happened in the following hour, AND it was Issac's group that took them down, AND Naseri had to escape, Naseri knew exactly Jadalla would be caught by CTU before all these happen. See more