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Part 1

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British politician Jack Lithgow finds himself in conflict with opium farmers of the North West Frontier in Pakistan. His mission to reduce the poppy production threatens the life of local farmer Fazal and his family. In Hamburg the seizure of a major drug haul forces Helen to reassess her wealthy, but suspect lifestyle, and her husband Karl

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Cast Characters
Lindsay Duncan Helen
Bill Paterson Jack Lithgow
Jamal Shah Fazal
Talat Hussain Tariq Bhatt
Tilo Pruckner
Fritz Muller-Scherz
Rahat Kazmi
Julia Ormond
Linda Bassett
Peter Lakenmacher
Feryal Shah
George Kukura
Daniel Flynn
Sarah Mortimer
Angela Vale
Ronan Vibert
Philip Middlemass
Clare Clifford
Peter Bourke
Jonathan Drysdale


Producer: Brian Eastman
Director: Alastair Reid

Episode number: 1 2 3 4 5

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