Watch History TV 18 chronicles the happenings of 26/11
As a tribute to the victims of 26/11, History TV18 puts together a series of special shows that go beyond known facts to reveal some of the most spine-chilling operations related to terrorism in recent times. On November 26, 2008, Mumbai was shaken by a series of brutal terrorist attacks. Several iconic landmarks such as the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel and Victoria Terminus were the target of ruthless firing and bomb blasts, which claimed the lives of numerous people .
Black Ops retells this dramatic news story using actual eyewitness accounts, archive footage and drama reconstruction to explain how India’s counter-terrorism unit brought the terrorists to task and ended the 59-hour long siege.
On May 1, 2011 the army of the U.S. Naval Special Warfare Development Group killed Osama Bin Laden. This segment talks about Operation Neptune Spear and narrates intriguing details of sophisticated intelligence, complicated decision making and painstaking specials ops planning that ultimately led to the killing of Al Qaeda’s leader and the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks. The series captures the prominent White House insiders, including US President Barack Obama’s first documentary interview about the operation.
From anxious moments in the White House Situation Room to the deadly stairwells of Bin Laden’s secret labyrinth, cinematic dramatisations take viewers through what happens when US Navy Seals come face to face with the most wanted man in history. Watch the special line up shows on November 26 at 5.30 p.m. on History TV 18.