Jack Bauer has just been assigned by Division as the new Special Agent in Charge for CTU Los Angeles. His first assignment is to head up the mission to protect the recently-defected IRA member Moira O'Neal.
CTU Agent Jack Bauer is deep undercover with the Salazar drug cartel when he stumbles into a major hostage situation straight out of today's headlines. Radical Chechen separatists have captured the Secretary of State and the Russian Foreign Minister and are demanding the Russians free their comrades. However, the terrorist leader has a darker agenda.
Jack Bauer must battle ecological and economic chaos when a terrorist attack on an experimental oil drilling installation reveals a plot to render the United States' subterranean oil fields permanently useless.
Jack Bauer and his Special Ops team have parachuted into Kosovo under David Palmer's orders to eliminate mass murderer Victor Drazen. But the future CTU agent is about to learn that whilst running a covert operation, he should rely on only a few people; and trust even fewer.