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Operating out of an almost empty area in la, the newly created CTU faces its first significant challenge. a large number of plastique explosive has vanished and will be anywhere—with criminals, crazies, outlaw bikers . . . or within the bloodstained palms of Islamic radicals. As robust representatives of the world's significant religions assemble for a convention on religion, peace, and coexistence, brokers of the baby elite counterterrorism unit needs to chase elusive shadows in the course of the underbelly of L.A. A nightmare of assassination and terror is looming, tied to the darkest secrets and techniques of the church—an explosive probability that has to be uncovered and defused inside of twenty-four hours, or violent repercussions should be felt round the world.
And just one guy possesses the required ardour, ruthless ability, and willingness to function open air his jurisdiction and past the bounds of the legislation: a deadly rogue CIA operative . . . named Jack Bauer.
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The acquisition of C–4 out of Cairo and its cargo to the U. S. whilst used to be that? “Six weeks in the past, he said,” Jack replied himself. “Then the airline coincidence or bombing, whichever it truly is. 4 weeks in the past. Yasin arrives in l. a. 4 days in the past. I query Ramin the day gone by, and the home blows up. ” Jack was once nonetheless reciting the timeline of occasions as he pulled his motor vehicle as much as CTU’s nondescript construction and walked inside of. He stuck the eye of Nina Myers, Jamey Farrell, and Christopher Henderson and motioned them towards the convention room. They undefined, and he started to repeat his timeline thus far, this time writing it on a whiteboard within the almost-bare room. Jamey Farrell shook her head. “You overlooked whatever. Nina arrested the Sweetzer 3. That was once 288 days in the past. in the future sooner than you went to Ramin’s apartment. ” Jack nodded and stuffed that onto the whiteboard above Ramin. “Well, that’s a specific thing to imagine about,” Christopher Henderson mused. “Yasin—assuming it’s Yasin we’re conversing approximately here—didn’t care in any respect concerning the 3 Muslims we captured with a load of plastic explosives. however the minute you wondered Ramin, he blew where up. ” “Maybe he couldn’t get to them after they have been arrested,” Nina advised. Jack observed the place he used to be headed. “Could be. yet he used to be prepared and anticipating Ramin. That bomb was once planted lengthy prior to we acquired there. now not those 3, notwithstanding. Why no longer? ” “They’re too vital to kill? ” Henderson proposed. yet Nina was once headed within the different course. “No. They weren’t very important sufficient. ” Her eyes met Jack’s, and either learned the opposite was once considering a similar factor. “They don’t understand anything,” Jack stated first. “They have been intended to reside, so we'd waste time on them. They have been the 1st decoy, simply in case we have been at the path of the C–4. ” “So the plane, then,” Nina questioned. “Where does that slot in? If Christie used to be correct, then they blew it up. Why? ” “Something approximately Ali, the fellow within the seat,” Jack stated. “You did an intensive historical past on him? ” Nina crossed her center. “Trust me. not anything in his earlier. Squeaky fresh. ” “Like Collins,” Jack stated. He paused, then stated, “Forget his previous. What was once his destiny? the place used to be he going? ” Jamey Farrell blushed. “I by no means sought for that. provide me a minute. ” She moved quickly out of the room. 12:15 P. M. PST En course from St. Monica’s Cathedral, Downtown la Michael rode shotgun within the Cardinal’s motor vehicle, yet his brain had leaped 5 miles and greater than an hour forward. virtually, he concept. nearly there. After rather a lot paintings, just a couple of minutes to attend, after which the heresy of Vatican II will be eliminated. 12:16 P. M. PST CTU Headquarters, l. a. Jamey Farrell reentered the convention room with a glance of natural embarrassment on her face. “It was once there the entire time,” she stated meekly. “If in simple terms I’d inspiration to appear. ” “What is it? ” Jack acknowledged, even if he suggestion he already knew. “Abdul Ali was once arriving in l. a. to wait a number of conferences. crucial one used to be the harmony convention. He was once scheduled to satisfy with the Pope. ” 290 12:18 P. M. PST 4 Seasons inn, la Giancarlo swept the reception corridor as he deliberate to do a number of occasions within the subsequent hour or extra ahead of the coming of the Holy Father.