Jack Storm had not recovered from the tremendous blow of his wife and daughter disappearing in a very suspicious plane crash. He was rightfully thought a wreck and yet the CIS is forced by an impossible mission to pull in their best extractor. The near-suicide assignment was to help a vital asset in Tehran escape capture. As if the situation was not dire enough, Storm is teamed with a know-it-all rookie agent. Add to that the fact that with death so readily near, it is worrisome when the key agent is not sure if he cares whether he lives or dies.