The main difference now is that we're both standing in the desert, and you can't leave with nothing to show but sand in your shoes. I didn't want to say more without talking to you first. Don't toss the mission aside, Francis. He's found a location for Rachel—and she's dead. This could be seen as an election stunt.
Eliana, we need to discuss the no-fly zone. We could tally up all our mistakes, but we are where we are. I'm not gonna put you in that position again. Once home, he pours his drink on his laptop, because why not. We strapped his head to a donkey so it would carry it back to his village.
None of your people have died yet. I tried and once, I got recognised. And Corrigan was a mistake. I got Jerusalem to agree to a pullout, 2,000 troops. Well, because the tooth fairy doesn't want fingerprints all over it. Is it because I don't know. They'll never shoot down a head of state.
I think people need to hear your voice to hear his. But now I have to fix it. Uh, I can answer any question but that one. The last one came within Your troops have killed over a dozen Palestinians in house raids. I think I can spare a few minutes for the President of the United States. The position is not fortified to our liking.
He asked me to have him wait upstairs. The groups in Iowa, in particular, they like the blonde. How about someone up there in the cheap seats? The Underwood campaign is in full swing in Iowa, but all is not what it seems. Well, nice to meet you, Franke. I don't know, maybe I'm wrong. I want to explain myself. Given the security situation, we didn't want to put any press in harm's way, or risk any hostile elements knowing in advance.
Hey, listen, uh, we run a half-price special for Commanders in Chief, so, uh, if you're ever in Colorado with some time on your hands Well, I hope the same goes for ex-presidents, too. If there was an ideal time to walk away, now is it. Well, if you flew into a paradise, it wouldn't be as effective now, would it? Some crisis somewhere in the world. How soon can you mobilise a withdrawal? Wish I could sleep like that. I don't want to have anything to do with it.
Back at the diner, Gavin meets Doug to share some big news. Um My name is Annie Wietz. The two spar and Petrov abruptly hangs up. I still have strong feelings. I'll be by the stairs. Just as long as it isn't coming from us. I'm doing you a favour.
They just sent out a communique to all embassies. The country's preoccupied with the Jordan Valley. And I'm not coming back. We have gathered together a coalition of seven nations to bring stability to a region that has suffered from unrest for decades. He also hands Frank the manilla folder with Rachel's photos.