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Freed Current TV journalists share their story

Current TV's website has posted a statement from U.S. journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, the two journalists detained in North Korea for nearly five months and recently freed after a visit from former U.S. president Bill Clinton. Here they tell the story of what they set out to do - film a human trafficking documentary - and the story of their capture.
September 2, 2009

Current TV’s website has posted a statement from U.S. journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, the two journalists detained in North Korea for nearly five months and recently freed after a visit from former U.S. president Bill Clinton. Here they tell the story of what they set out to do – film a human trafficking documentary – and the story of their capture.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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