Agent Moss briefs an FBI tactical team to go and rescue Ule Matobo and his wife from his safe room, and to bring back Tony Almeida, who is with Jack Bauer and Emerson, who are trying to kidnap Matobo. At Matobo's home, Emerson is trying to get one of Matobo's guards, Eto'o, to open the door to the safe room, to which he says that it can only be opened from the inside.
In the FBI office, Erika gives Agent Moss a document mentioning that Tanner's lawyers are filing a complaint against them. Agent Moss looks over the report, and soon calls Agent Renee Walker.
Agent Moss questions Agent Renee on how she got the information about Matobo. She says that she questioned Tanner, and he gave it to her. Agent Moss says that she locked him out of his hospital room and cut him off of his ventilator. She admits that she tortured him, but tries to defend herself by saying that she got the information they needed. She is ordered back to the office to answer questions from the Attorney General but refuses.
Inside the safe room, Matobo's wife, Alama is panicked and thinks they will use her to get Matobo to talk. The intercom and camera turn on, and Emerson says he will kill Eto'o if he doesn't come out. Right when they are about to kill him, Eto'o's phone rings, it's the FBI. Jack finds a way to gas the safe room with household products.
Jack opens the vent and mixes the chemicals. The gas produced goes into the safe room. Matobo and Alama start coughing.
At the FBI office, one of Tanner's lawyers arrives to question Janis about what Agent Renee did, but she denies what the lawyer accuses of her doing. Agent Moss interrupts and gets Janis to try and find Agent Renee.
Agent Renee arrives at Matobo's home. Matobo and Alama are on the flying choking and coughing, when Alama decided to open the door into the safe room.
Agent Renee watches as Emerson's crew puts Matobo and Alama into the back of their truck. She informs Agent Moss on what's happening, when one of Emerson's men finds her. Jack stops Emerson from killing her by saying they could get information out of her. She's put into the back of the truck, and they drive away. Inside the truck, Agent Renee expresses her disappointment in Jack.
Agent Gedge tells Henry Taylor that he has a friend who can decrypt the files that Samantha Roth gave to him. Agent Gedge questions what Henry is doing, but Henry says he is not going to tell his wife, the President, until he can prove it.
President Taylor tells Ethan Kanin that she will authorize the military operation in Sangala. She will not give in to blackmail. Joe Stevens interrupts and informs the President that Matobo has been kidnapped by Jack and Tony, and that Dubaku has the CIP device and Matobo. President Taylor still thinks that going into Sangala is the best option.
Sean Hillinger informs Erika that his wife's plane landed safely. Erika tells Sean that she is still thinking about last night. Agent Remmick and his tactical team arrive at Matobo's house, only to find that Agent Renee not there. Eto'o tells them that Jack and Tony took them.
Emerson gets a call from his boss Nichols. He tells Emerson that Tanner only told Agent Renee about Matobo and nothing else. He is told to kill her. Tony and Jack try to talk Emerson out of it.
Agent Moss is desperate to find Agent Renee. Janis tells Sean that Agent Moss has feelings for Agent Renee.
Dubaku gets a phone call, and tells Nichols that the American carrier troops still haven't withdrawn. Dubaku is worried that the President won't give into their demands. Nichols suggest to use the CIP device to launch another attack.
Agent Gedge and Henry arrive at an apartment where there is a man who can decrypt the files. Henry discovers that they are at Samantha's apartment, and that Agent Gedge killed his son, and now he is going to kill him. Henry falls to the floor. Agent Gedge put tetradyzine in his drink. Henry lies paralyzed. Agent Gedge makes a phone call to Agent Vossler. They will bring Samantha back to the apartment and kill them both, making it look like a murder-suicide. Agent Vossler takes Samantha back to her apartment.br/>
Back at the FBI office, Janis explains her side of the story on what happened with Agent Renee and Tanner to Sean. Howell, Tanner's lawyer, confronts Agent Moss, telling him he needs to speak with Janis. Agent Moss tells him she is still unavailable. Janis calls Agent Moss to tell her that the NSA intercepted a call that referenced Agent Renee. The phone call is between Emerson and Nichols, where Emerson was told to kill Agent Renee.
Emerson and his crew arrive at an old construction site. Jack and Tony are told to kill Agent Renee and bury her in the ditch. Jack tells her to trust him. He brings her to the ditch, and shoots her near her shoulder, looking as she has been shot in the head. Jack rolls her into the ditch, and covers her with some sheets. Emerson tells Jack and Tony to bury her.
While Tony is filling the ditch with dirt, he realizes that Jack didn't kill her. They continue to bury her alive.