Things heat up as G.I. Joe discovers tapes that reveal a Cobra assassination attempt on an American Diplomat! As talks with a foreign leader reach a pivotal point, Scarlett, Clutch, Snake-Eyes and Stalker must protect the diplomat and get him to safety in time for the talks. But things are not as they seem at first, as Cobra has another scheme in mind! Discover the twists in the shocking ninth issue of the ongoing series!