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Harm's Way is the eighteenth episode of NCIS: Los Angeles Season Two as well as the 42nd episode of the entire series.


The story arc that started in the episode "Lockup" is concluded as Sam is sent on an undercover mission to Yemen. But the stakes are raised when it's revealed that the terrorist group have taken a young seven year old boy hostage and things get even worse for the team when it's discovered Nate's cover has been compromised which means that Sam has been exposed as well, forcing Callen, Sam and Nate into a fight for survival against terrorists who want them dead.


Main Characters

Name Portrayed by Occupation
G. Callen Chris O'Donnell Special Agent-in-Charge, NCIS:OSP
Kensi Blye Daniela Ruah Special Agent, NCIS:OSP
Sam Hanna LL Cool J Special Agent, NCIS:OSP
Henrietta Lange Linda Hunt Operations Manager, NCIS:OSP
Eric Beale Barrett Foa Tech Operator NCIS: OSP
Marty Deeks Eric Christian Olsen LAPD Liaison to NCIS: OSP
Nell Jones Renée Felice Smith Intelligence Analyst, NCIS: OSP

Recurring Characters

Name Portrayed by Occupation
Nate Getz Peter Cambor Operational Psychologist

Guest Characters

Name Portrayed by Notes
Abdul Habaza Hakeem Kae-Kazim Terrorist
Amir Joaquin Mas
Amir's Father Sam Younis
Hotel Manager Jim Hanna
Yemen Hotel Manager Said Faraj

Detailed Summary

Major Events

  • Sam finally succeeds in avenging Moe's death.
  • Abdul Habaza's reign of terror comes to an end.


  • This episode marks the final appearance of Nate Getz until Season 3 and also concludes the storyline that began in Lockup.