In spite of Andrey is the best of students because of this clause he should transfered to other kind of armies. All around him both a management of school, and fellow students sympatize with him, understanding, that Potyomkin-junior is the hostage of a situation. Andrey asks from management for a ten-day holiday to prove innocence of father, and to defend the right to be the frontier guard. Andrey for whom military career is everything in his life, he is brought up on an example of the father decides to lead own investigation and to prove injustice of charges.
First of all, he gets acquainted with the author of sketch Alena Nikitina.
Shpagin's ife Alena submits on divorce Shpagin begs his wife for a pardon, but soon someone calls Alena up and informs her, that her husband on a summer residence with the journalist Final divorce Shpagin leaves to live in public apartments His car is stolen and burnt He begins to understand, that Zhanna is to blaim in his all misfortunes It took several years. Petersburg, has established its journal "Life", has bought an apartment, a car, in general, has become a successful business lady. Petersburg, has established its journal "Life", has bought an apartment, a car, in general, has become a successful business lady. A fight of group of captain Jury Potyomkin under the village of Dardji on May, 26th, 1984. A fight of group of captain Jury Potyomkin under the village of Dardji on May, 26th, 1984.
However, constant stress and strain does not pass without leaving... However, constant stress and strain does not pass without leaving a trace ... Now she is the -artdirector of the ensemble of volk songs. Revolt of captured Soviet and Afghani fighters in one of "dushman"... Revolt of captured Soviet and Afghani fighters in one of "dushman" military bases in which territory underground (in caves) prison has been located April, 1985.
Andrey is going to find four fighters from the group of captain Potyomkin which have survived after the fight under kishlak Darji where captain Potyomkin was missing.
However Alena is shown with persistence and convinces Andrey to take advantage of her help, having informed the young man of the address of fighters of captain Potyomkin.
Alena, having listened to Andrey, is compelled to agree, that has hastened with some conclusions in the sketch, and that in the "matter" of captain Potyomkin, it is necessary to clear everything up.
Andrey and Alena go to Moscow to get the tickets to Kharkov where Pavel Lugovskoy the first of the list of fighters of Potyomkin lives.
On the way Alena receives an urgent call from the informant who has left for the journalist in a left-luggage office of the Kiev station a suitcase with very important and confidential information, concerning "left" sale of the weapon, called "Needle".
Alena offers Andrey the help in investigation of circumstances at which captain Potyomkin was taken prisoner.
Andrey is categorical: the help of the journalist is not necessary to him, he will understand everything himself.