The teenage assassin Sawa discovered the man behind her parent's deaths was her own foster-father, the police detective Akai. She murdered him. Years later, her whereabouts are still unknown. The story of a new killer has begun to circulate around the city. She is called the Angel of Death. She eliminates her targets with grace and precision, and then vanishes without a trace into the darkness.
After sacrificing everything for his country, Jack Bauer (Sutherland) stands to lose the only thing he has left - his freedom. Wanted by the U.S. government and on the lam in Africa, Bauer is called upon to stop a ruthless warlord from drafting innocent children into his murderous militia. But first, Bauer must confront his own torturous past and face an impossible decision that will change his life forever.