Shortly before being captured, Major "Andy" Andrews, USMC, had time to make one phone call, to his best friend Cal Stokes. Now left to rot in a cell in Helmand Province, Andy's time is almost up. Will Cal and his team from the Jefferson Group be in time to save Andy? Will the CIA help, or get in the way? What are the political implications should their mission succeed? Follow Cal on his latest mission, and find out what happens when the layers of Afghanistan get peeled back.