An American journalist was kidnapped by the Iranian regime during talks in Cairo. He is being transported to the Middle East to be tried on false charges in a local court. The journalist's wife, who works for the US State Department, is trying to use her influence to involve the US government in a rescue operation. But soon the woman realizes that the authorities are indifferent to the fate of their journalist. Then she herself goes to the Middle East in order to pull her husband out of captivity on her own.