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.
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.
The story behind incredible inventions
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?
Blood Feuds uncovers fascinating pieces of hidden history as America's most iconic feuds are brought to life using dramatic recreations, expert interviews, and heart-pumping storytelling.
Against the Odds showcases awe-inspiring stories of bravery, solidarity and strength on the battlefield. It's the real-life "Band of Brothers" as they come together to prove they can't be beat, doing whatever it takes to overcome the cards stacked against them.
Late 1915. British and French leaders hope to put an end to the bloodshed through an offensive planned in the Somme for the following summer. But on February 21, 1916, the Germans take them by surprise, setting off a storm of steel over Verdun.
June 1941. Hitler has thrown himself into a fight to the death against Stalin. Two decades earlier in 1917, Joseph Jughashvili from Georgia is a member of Lenin's Bolshevik Party, who has just seized power in Russia. The country is torn by civil war.
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.
America: Fact vs Fiction is a wake-up call about the surprising hidden facts behind the most familiar and beloved stories from our nation's and military's past, filling in the blanks, debunking occasional myths, and exploring why we sometimes get our own history slightly wrong.
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.
These are the true stories from real heroes. Watch War Stories, only on AHC GO.
UFOs: The Lost Evidence examines testimony from current and former government officials, pilots and astronauts about man's contact with the extraterrestrial.
The LA riots of 1992 shocked the nation. It was the most deadly civil unrest in American history. Over 3000 fires were set; over 50 people died; nearly a billion dollars in property damage. For six days in 1992, the world watched as LA burned.
On April 19, 1993, FBI agents attacked a religious compound in Waco, Texas, occupied by a small obscure religious cult. 76 people, including 26 children, died. The repercussions of Waco are still being felt. What happened? How did it go so wrong?
For centuries, Atlantis has been a myth. But in the last decade archaeologists have uncovered new finds which could reveal the location of this ancient apocalypse. Mixing dramatic recreation with science, this story is told by "Lost" star, Terry O'Quinn.
Mafia's Most Wanted is the story of the rise and fall of the Mafia, told by the people who brought it down.