Whether in the skies above the United States, the cafes of Tel Aviv, the streets of Belfast or the jungles of Colombia, terrorism is truly a global menace. Age of Terror examines the history of terrorism, from it's early stages to the horrific threat it presents today. Each episode focuses on one of four key terrorist manifestations: the nationalist, the ideologue, the holy warrior and the instrument of the state - with access to politicians, law enforcement and terrorists themselves. Age of Terror paints a vivid picture. Who becomes a terrorist? What are their objectives? What kind of psychological make-up does it take to bomb a crowded street? Find out in this fascinating exploration of the Age of Terror.