It’s a good thing that Motherland: Fort Salem got unofficially renewed for a second season. Otherwise, Motherland: Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 10 would have been the mother of all cliffhangers, as nearly no storyline got resolved. About the only storyline that got somewhat tied up was that General Alder is generally one of the good guys.
Finally, the cadet units got to see what they could do under live fire. The cadets faced both their final training exercise and their first live-action on Motherland: Fort Salem Season 1 Episode 8. That, plus the Bellweather Unit got to work out intrasquad tension all in the course of one episode. At least that secret