Political assassinations run like a red thread through world history. Even in recent years many politically motivated murders made a significant impact on our lives. This portfolio of gripping documentaries takes an in-depth look at twenty of the most monstrous killings. They offer the viewer keys to understand these murders. A critical glance is put on every case to understand : who are the accused persons? Are they really guilty? Who were the victims? Why these murders? What are the circumstances of the killings? What was at stake behind these disappearances?