Originally Posted by Smooth Criminal
She's been great. Really the only one on that side of the show that acts as the voice of reason. Abu Nazir killing her would be huge revenge for Brody turning on him. Not to mention it could be enough to get Jess to leave. Only problem is it leaves Brody with literally nothing, except Carrie.
So the twist then is Carrie works with Nazir to make this happen to drive Brody right in her arms.