While Jamal prepares to have the military clear a Plaza of protesters, Barry rushes into a meeting with an exiled enemy of the state in hopes to avoid a dangerous situation.
Barry attempts to keep the peace in Abuddin as the 20th anniversary of his father's chemical attack looms. Jamal must deal with the repercussions of the assassination attempt on his life.
Barry delays his return to America when his brother is incapacitated. Later, Barry's nephew's wife is kidnapped by terrorists.
A dictatorship is threatened by political unrest in the opener of this series, in which the son of a Middle East ruler reluctantly leaves the U.S. to return to his home country.