The DEA are running an undercover mission codenamed ‘Operation Relentless’. This is a multi-million dollar, international sting with one aim, to take down Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout also known as the Merchant of Death.
It’s the most daring sting ever mounted by the FBI. On November 5th, 2002, agent Mark Kirby lures ruthless AUC terrorists out of their lair in the jungle and takes them down in a hotel car park in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Frank Lucas was one of the most successful heroin dealers of the 1970’s. His brand of heroin known as “Blue Magic” was notorious on the streets of New York and New Jersey.
Born in Honduras, Juan Ramon Matta Ballesteros became one of the richest cocaine smugglers in history. Ballesteros masterminded a supply route into the US, which fed much of the cocaine and crack epidemic of the 70’s and 80’s.
In 1995 ruthless murderer and Boston crime boss James ‘Whitey’ Bulger flees Boston to escape an impending arrest. State police, the FBI and US Marshals all join an international hunt for this violent fugitive.
A cocaine empire triggers a tidal wave of deaths across the US. Behind this rampage is a bloodthirsty female psychopath who kills for fun. Known as The Black Widow, this is the true story of Griselda Blanco and how she’s brought to justice.
The hideously mutilated body of a DEA agent sparks the largest manhunt in the Drug Enforcement Administration's history. It would take a special unit of investigators, and a battalion of Mexican soldiers to bring the killers to justice.
In 1980 the trickle of cocaine coming in to Florida suddenly becomes a flood & drug wars erupt on the streets. Carlos Lehder is behind it all. The DEA must take him down before he destroys the USA with the drug he calls Latin America’s 'atomic bomb.'
Joaquín Guzmán Loera AKA El Chapo is America’s number one illegal drug supplier. After over a decade of searching, the DEA, Homeland Security and the US marshals combine forces with the Mexican marines to take him down.
Pablo Escobar was the most feared drug dealer in the world. As head of the infamous Medellin cartel he flooded the USA with cocaine and terrorised the South American nation of Colombia. But he met his match in a DEA agent who just wouldn’t quit.
Veterans who fought and lived to tell their harrowing tales share incredible recollections of life in the war zones and take viewers on an emotional journey as describe gripping details of patriotism, brotherhood and heroism.
The attack at Pearl Harbor changed the course of history shaped how America would engage with war for the next 75 years and made heroes of ordinary men. Brave men showed immense courage in the face of grave danger and made their countrymen proud.
Capturing bin Laden tracks the rise and fall of Osama bin Laden – a man who spent the decade following the September 11 attacks at the top of America’s most wanted list.
Nazi mobile killing squads, led by highly-educated officers and aided by local collaborators, systematically murdered over a million Jews. Who were the men who carried out mass murder at close range?
Truth is revealed of the Allied ‘monument men’ discovery in 1945 of rotting corpses of Germanic heroes. What are they doing in a Salt Mine 18,000 feet down? It leads us on an adventure that exposes a world of magic, high priests and secret castles.
Chasing Conspiracies walks us through the shadowy boundaries that lay between fact and fiction, each chapter connects the conspiracy theory dots.
HITLER chronicles the dictator’s rise and fall, using unseen archive and drawing on the latest research by a new generation of Hitler experts to bring the story of the 20th century’s most terrifying dictator to life.
Inside Secret Societies digs into the hidden side of organized crime, including hardcore gangs, fanatical religious groups, shady cults, esoteric societies and criminal fraternities – all of them seeking to gain control of our world.
The definitive story of one of the most extraordinary and bloodiest chapters in American history. The series uses six of the war's most significant battles to illuminate both the bigger themes and revel in the smaller, little known stories.
9/11: As We Watched recounts the story of that day through the unflinching eye of ABC News, as the network’s anchors and reporters rushed to the scenes of chaos – and embarked on what would become an extraordinary 83 hours of live coverage.
Following WWII the world faces annihilation again. Decades of tension fueled by a nuclear arms race between global super powers, determined to reshape the world in their own image. Cold War: Armageddon brings the conflict dramatically back to life.
Focusing on the most important discoveries from the world of the ancient Egyptians, EGYPT’S GREATEST MYSTERIES journeys back in time to explore the unveiling of the tomb of Tutankhamun, the reign of Ramesses II and Champollion’s deciphering of the hieroglyphs.
Forbidden History tells true stories about great treasures, long-held conspiracies theories, ancient relics and lost civilizations. It gets to the very heart of what we think we know; it scrutinizes and considers, investigates and analyses.
Born in a small village in Austria on April 20, 1889, Hitler commits suicide in his Berlin bunker on April 30, 1945. No one would predict Hitler will become dictator of Germany -- the Führer.
From Ancient Greece to the Italian Renaissance, rulers have always needed elite combat troops trained to perfection, skilled with devastating weaponry and able to disrupt and defeat their enemies. These are their stories.
In How the World Ends we look into some of the most noteworthy and notorious upcoming predictions of doom and take a closer look at their impending countdown to destruction.