In spite of his anger, Coldlake agrees to hear her out. Irene Gordon is desperate. Her husband, a mining engineer has been kidnapped in Mali.
It is not a job Coldlake's small team of security specialists is ready to tackle but he agrees to do what he can.
Coldlake and his team manage to pull off a daring recovery, snatching David Alexander from a group of mercenaries.
The kidnappers are employed by a shady French Mining Magnate who is attempting to smuggle a shipment of stolen yellowcake into Iraq.
Charlie Logan, his old pal from the CIA enlists Coldlake to intercept and recover the yellowcake before it can leave Africa and be smuggled into Iraq.
A task that will test the skills of every one of Coldlake's team as they take on a group of ruthless mercenaries.