When a plot to assassinate the President of the United States is discovered, highly-decorated veteran Bob Lee Swagger is recruited by his former Commander, Isaac Johnson, to help prevent the attempt. Meanwhile, disgraced FBI agent Nadine Memphis, investigates potential assassins.
Bob Lee tries to protect his family while incarcerated; and Isaac aims to silence him. In other events, Nadine contacts Bob Lee's wife, Julie, who's dealing with the backlash against her family.
Bob Lee reaches out to Nadine while evading his pursuers; and Isaac juggles his double life while trying to find Bob Lee.
Bob Lee plans his next moves; and Isaac ties up loose ends. In other events, Nadine investigates the Ukrainian connection.
Bob Lee locates the bullet from the assassination, which leads him to a radical militia group and Isaac; and Nadine is locked in a deadly game of cat and mouse with Payne.
Bob Lee tracks down his former instructor, who he hopes will help him find the shooter; Nadine interrogates Payne; Isaac realizes that he's in over his head; and a reporter makes Julie an offer.
Bob Lee travels across the country in order to find the shooter; Julie deals with a family betrayal; Nadine contacts a Ukrainian reporter who can explain the conspiracy; and Isaac questions his allegiance.
Bob Lee and Nadine plot to secure evidence that could expose the conspiracy; Isaac searches for an exit strategy; Payne tries to flee; and Julie and Mary are in danger.
Bob Lee negotiates an exchange in order to save his family; Nadine juggles her allegiances to Bob Lee and the FBI; and Isaac strikes a deal for his freedom.
Bob Lee, Julie, Nadine and Isaac work together to breach the Russian embassy, save Mary, shut down the conspiracy and prove Bob Lee innocent.