Alex O'Connor, a young idealistic CIA analyst specializing in Russian affairs, learns a shocking secret and his close-knit, affluent family is about to be split apart when it's revealed that his parents, Mark and Katya, are covert Russian spies deactivated decades ago. But today the Kremlin has re-enlisted them into service as they plan a terrorist operation inside the U.S. border that will bring America to its knees.
Allegiance is an emotionally-driven espionage drama about the confrontation of the two superpowers. We have a CIA agent Alex Oâ€™Connor, professionalizing in Russian cases, who one of these fine days suddenly uncovers the awful truth: his closest people - parents Mark and Katya and sister have been working for Russian intelligence agency long ago. They are long within this system in capacity of secret Russian spies although deactivated ten years ago. But now Kremlin hires them again, because it bears a terrorist act on the territory of the USA which will bring the United States to their knees. So, the new mission of Mark and Katya is to enlist Alex in the ranks of their agency. Thus the protagonist faces a very difficult choice to make: to keep allegiance to a country or take the side of his relatives. His every decision will lead to a tragedy, but sooner or later Alex will make the final judgment. And in the meantime the experienced officer weights carefully his next steps.Read more »