The young idealist Michael receives the cherished position of coordinator in the UN humanitarian program. It is sent to Iraq, which comes after the war, which is now torn apart by government agents and representatives of powerful oil corporations. To settle in a new place and get to know the cases it helps his boss – a knowledgeable region from within diplomat Pasha. The more Michael finds out, the stronger the suspicion of a big conspiracy at the highest level. To open it is to put your own life and the lives of his mentor and the Kurdish woman whom he loves under attack.