In 2012, in Benghazi, Libya, is taken into account to be essentially the most harmful place on the planet and international locations withdrew their ambassadors and all of the employees for worry of assaults by militants. United States nonetheless maintains a Special Mission (Embassy) opened within the metropolis. More than a kilometer away is a considerably secret CIA headquarters termed the “Annex” and is protected by a personal army unit composed of former troopers ops.
The newest member is Jack Da Silva (John Krasinski) who arrives in Benghazi and is taken up by Tyrone J. “Rone” Woods (James Badge Dale), a member of the unit who’s his buddy Da Silva. At headquarters, recall their superior’s nonetheless exhausting to keep away from coming into contact with residents is just not fire up a battle with militants within the space. The American ambassador to Libya, C. Christopher Stevens (Letscher), arrives in Benghazi to attempt to preserve diplomatic connections regardless of political and social chaos.
Despite the insistence and warnings, select to remain at Stevens Special Mission, with restricted safety from safety brokers of the Diplomatic Corps and particular guards supplied by native police. The subsequent morning, coinciding with the commemoration of eleven years is the assaults of September eleven, 2001, Stevens notes that some individuals suspect some images on the constructing. Then, as soon as night time falls, a bunch of Islamist militants besieged the constructing and handle to penetrate simply give up when police members instantly, not desirous to die for starvation wages they obtain.