Ben seizes an opportunity to sneak into the house across the road and confront the prisoner inside. He discovers that he is a terror suspect but is completely innocent and being held illegally. Before they can talk further, Ben is bundled out by security minders and taken to the police. Thrown in a cell, Ben is warned off by DI Bell, who tells him Agiza’s detention is a security matter and none of his business.
When direct action is pitted against the willfully corrupt, distinctions between guardians of the truth and enemies of the state become hazy in a high speed, high stakes thriller exposing political and corporate mismanagement, negligence and greed.