Bauer gives the card to Reed, whom Ricker accompanies outside, leaving Bauer alone with Tokarev. Bauer and Ortiz survive the shootout after Walker arrives and saves them. Dalia then asks Taylor who confirms it and demands that she not withdraw from the treaty by threatening to attack Kamistan in retaliation of its alleged involvement in the day's events. Hassan's head of security, Tarin Faroush is revealed to be a part of Mehran's group and they present an ultimatum to Taylor's government — she must hand over Hassan for execution or the bomb will be detonated. Bauer starts torturing him, demanding his boss's identity. When they try to leave, an officer enters but they kill him and escape. She finds an associate and amputates his fingers to remove his device.
Meanwhile, Sergei's operatives find and return Josef and Oleg after killing the physician. Bauer calls his friend, Jim Ricker, and orders a series of weapons and tools for his plan. Jack gives his memory card containing the evidence and his recorded video, the latter intended for Kim, to O'Brian, convincing her to shoot him in order to avoid her own arrest. She tasks O'Brian to investigate him. Meanwhile, Hastings is fired for his incapabilities during the day, and O'Brian is appointed as the Director.
Taylor signs it and Walsh gives Mehran's location. . The duo evades Davros's men until Jack entrusts Aruz to Ortiz and decides to return to Kim, but Davros destroys the helicopter Aruz is trying to board. Bauer demands that Logan call Suvarov and bring him to his room. Jack says goodbye to O'Brian and starts running.
He tries to detonate his bomb which has been defused. He sends Tokarev's photo to Ricker, who identifies him and promises to help Bauer capture him. Logan comes up with a scheme to deliver Walsh to private contractors, who can torture her to find and secure the evidence. Samir Mehran, Farhad's associate, reveals to him his plan of attacking the U. She calls and reports to Mehran, revealed to be a. Hassan orders making arrests of the opposition members in Kamistan as a result of the attempt on his life.
He forces Pillar to stitch his wound, then knocks him unconscious. Archived from on May 27, 2009. So far, he's been a pain in the ass, whereas now he is allowed to unveil his more humane side. Wade dishonors his deal with Walsh that he would leave her alone after taking the money. Mikhail Novakovich tells Taylor that Hassan's death will be an end to the upcoming treaty, which makes her believe that Russia does not want to sign it.
Farhad escapes, revealing his involvement. Bauer reminds Hastings of his team's low skill status, and he offers full cooperation if Hastings stops Walker's investigation, which Hastings accepts. When President Taylor has free rein to sign the treaty and have Jack permanently silenced she has a change of heart and turns herself into the. Bauer's team starts a shootout and Mehran is critically shot before Hassan is found already dead while the broadcast shows his execution. An interview with seemed to indicate that season eight would take place within very close proximity to the closing events of season seven, but ultimately the story picked up more than a year after the events of the previous season. The nuclear rods are given to Samir Mehran, who plans to make a dirty bomb on American soil. He arrives at the hospital and is spotted by O'Brian, who manages to recognize the type of the bomb he is wearing with the help of an agent, and defuses it remotely.
Before leaving, Kanin advises Logan not to cross the lines, which Logan ignores. He calls Farhad and arranges a deal for himself. This plot twist took an already frustrating character and made her even more of a mess. Bauer and other agents chase Marcos to a containment chamber which he locks himself inside and calls Mehran, who starts instructing him as to how to manually activate the bomb. The assassination attempt is initially led by Hassan's brother Farhad. They start a shootout and kill all the operatives, saving Walsh, who reveals that her evidence is in a in a bank.
A debate starts at the on whether to surrender Hassan, which Weiss and General Brucker support, but opposes. O'Brian calls Walker, who has returned home, and informs her about Bauer. Meanwhile, Walsh helps Wade and his friend infiltrate the warehouse and find the money, but Wade's friend decides to continue searching for other materials. He manages to escape and capture her in a construction site, where he recovers the card and then executes her. Taylor holds a announcing her intention to facilitate the treaty's signing no matter the cost.