After returning to Section, a comment from Madeline makes Nikita think that Section might also be doing cloning. Kessler manages to capture the Cobalt 60, but Madeline confronts him. Operations decides that Nikita has crossed the line, and he purposely sends her on a suicide mission to destroy a terrorist hideout. Summary: While working undercover near a Central European Consulate, Nikita is confronted by a known serial rapist. Summary: Nikita, a girl living on the streets, is wrongly accused of a murder she did not commit and sentenced to life in prison. After the government arranges to fake her suicide, Nikita wakes up at Section One, a top-secret agency that aims to train her to become an anti-terrorist operative.
Summary: Section One is assigned to protect Jovan Mijovich, a politician attempting to negotiate peace among opposing forces in his section of the world. Nikita is assigned to Gray in order to get close to him and retrieve the directory, but when she starts falling for him, her actions not only threaten the mission, but Section One's very existence. Nikita easily subdues the man, leaving him battered and bruised. Meanwhile, Madeline appears to be jealous of Renee from Oversight who is visiting Section One. Summary: One of the members of a criminal organization that steals classified information to sell to the highest bidder is Operations' long-lost son, Steven. And will Nikita let him give it all up, even if he wants to?.
Is the Section just toying with her to test her loyalty, or is it the opportunity to escape a real one? He grips her up by the neck, but she breaks free. However, Nikita's slowly dawning realization that her mind is being controlled by Section threatens to unravel the entire mission. Air Date : 25th-Jul-1999 Madeline has decided that Michael's romantic involvement with Nikita is affecting his performance, and so she sets about putting pressure on Michael to halt the relationship. In order to learn Red Cell's next move, Nikita and Michael attempt to capture Red Cell's next move, Nikita and Michael attempt to capture Red Cell's counterpart to Birkoff, but instead, they themselves are captured and tortured. With the help of a witness he manages to break through Nikita's cover story and track her down. Air Date : 7th-Mar-1999 Brothers Karl and Simon Peruze are responsible for some of the most vicious attacks on civilians ever recorded. It is later revealed that Petrosian is really a Section operative that has been in deep cover for the past 17 years.
So Section poisons Elena anyway, while Michael is out on a mission, and her survival will depend on whether Vacek has enough conscience to visit his daughter in her time of need. Section One is brought in to clean the house quietly, but Nikita's continued involvement with architect Gray Wellman is tampering her ability to be a reliable operative. Madeline never wanted anyone to know about it. Season 3, Episode 7 March 28, 1999 Season 3, Episode 7 March 28, 1999 A dreaded Section nemesis James Faulkner resurfaces with a devious plan: infiltrate the organization with a bioengineered lookalike of Nikita, whom he has taken hostage. Nikita easily subdues the man, leaving him battered and bruised. Section One's mission is to eradicate this group along with a dangerous terrorist that plans to buy a smart missile chip from them, but Operations asks Nikita to keep Steven alive at all costs. Gregor dresses up as an aged lady to get through South American Customs.
Nikita wants to resist, but in order to stay alive, she has no choice, but to comply with their plans. Can Nikita help Birkoff get out of the enemy camp before Birkoff is irreparably brainwashed by Rousseau? Summary: While on a mission to tag a stockpile of Stinger missiles, the Section van is breached, and Birkoff is forced to defend himself for the very first time. Nikita wants to resist, but in order to stay alive, she has no choice, but to comply with their plans. This reason, coupled with the fact that everyone in Section One seems to like Karyn, makes Nikita more insecure about her decision whether Karyn should have full status or be cancelled. When Nikita meets with a contact to find out who has attempted to assassinate Mijovich, Nikita is recognized by Julie, a childhood friend. When Nikita meets with a contact to find out who has attempted to assassinate Mijovich, Nikita is recognized by Julie, a childhood friend.
More problems come about as Vacek misses a meeting. Section determines that it is too risky to save Michael, but eventually does go to find him by sending Nikita and Madeline in as travelling cosmetic saleswomen. A search of his apartment turns up a strange helmet-like device, which Section later discovers is used for brainwashing. And, if so, what will happen to Michael, Nikita and Walter? And if so, will Section even let Sarah live if she completes the mission? However, the government secretly drugged her instead of a lethal injection thus faking her death. Rudy is allowed to live due to his help and is allowed to leave Section with Nikita's assurances that he will never tell anyone of Section or it's whereabouts. It is later revealed that Petrosian is really a Section operative that has been in deep cover for the past 17 years.
Nikita was then became a recruit by a secret government organization to become a highly trained lethal assassin. Season 3, Episode 5 March 7, 1999 Season 3, Episode 5 March 7, 1999 Section targets an unscrupulous mastermind whose transformation of children into terrorists is but a prelude to a vile, genetic-engineering scheme in which Nikita is to play a role. Birkoff finds his life threatened by Felix, an abeyance operative who is extremely upset about being in abeyance. Season 3, Episode 9 April 11, 1999 Season 3, Episode 9 April 11, 1999 An out-of-control Operations terrifies Section members, now contemplating a coup in reaction to their leader's crazed orders to seek an enemy who was slain years ago. During her first live mission, Karyn kills her mentor, Brian, in cold-blood. And most of all, can she live with the secrets that are revealed in the process? At the same time, Operations is acting more and more viciously toward Madeline. Madeline falls into a hole where Gregor is.
Season 3, Episode 13 June 13, 1999 Season 3, Episode 13 June 13, 1999 When Michael Roy Dupuis is passed over for a much-deserved promotion to Head Strategist, he tells Nikita the two of them are leaving Section during a high-stakes mission. Section is being forced to evacuate. After Tyler kidnaps a young inventor who has created a new, completely un-detectable plastic explosive, Nikita is sent to try and rescue the inventor and keep his knowledge out of Tyler's hands. Michael intervenes and gives Nikita the means to escape, but her freedom will change both of their lives forever. Can Michael give up all the power he's earned in Section One for Nikita? Will Operations be able to find the terrorist base before the terrorists decode The Registry? Summary: Glass Curtain is a high-tech terrorist organization that attracts new members via internet chat rooms. The first attempt to capture him goes terribly awry, and Nikita is held responsible. And will Nikita let him give it all up, even if he wants to? Sure enough, Operations puts him in abeyance and Hillinger's days seem to be numbered.
Eliminating both of them proves difficult, since neither brother would ever give up the other. Season 3, Episode 4 January 24, 1999 Season 3, Episode 4 January 24, 1999 Section intrigue pits Michael against Operations, who sends him on two desperate missions. And if so, will Section even let Sarah live if she completes the mission? As she trains her, Nikita starts to get suspicious, did Section purposely make Sarah ill to make it easier for Section to convince Sarah to work for them? Meanwhile, a sultry operative by the name of Valerie is putting heavy moves on both Walter and Birkoff, which puts a heavy strain on their friendship. O'Brien, the police detective on the case, has been pursuing the man for years, and realizes that the rapist's victim was no ordinary woman. He's replaced by Davenport, a decent guy but not as skilled. Section takes Kessler's daughter in hope to retreive the Cobalt 60. However, Michael states making romantic overtures toward Nikita, and her emotions are divided.