The Rageh Omaar Report

The Secret Life of Radovan Karadzic

Rageh Omaar travels to Serbia and Bosnia to examine the former President’s legacy.

In The Secret Life of Radovan Karadzic, Rageh Omaar travels to Serbia and Bosnia to investigate the legacy of former president Radovan Karadzic and the effects his trial at the International Criminal Tribunal in present-day Bosnia.

I had a misfortunate role in a misfortunate war in a misfortunate country

by Radovan Karadzic interviewed by Rageh Omaar

Karadzic, a former Bosnian-Serb wartime leader, has been charged with 11 counts of genocide, crimes against humanity, and violations of the laws or customs of war – all committed in the Balkan wars in the 1990s.

In this one-hour investigative documentary, we meet the victims of Bosnia’s brutal conflict and speak to those who still revere him as a national hero.

And in an exclusive written interview with Karadzic from his cell in The Hague, we also discover the true story of how he evaded justice for over a decade.