Hostage: The Jill Carroll Story

Jill Carroll endured 82 days of uncertainty while being held hostage in Iraq. As this clip states, “In her last hours of captivity, Jill’s kidnappers warned her to forget everything she had seen or heard: she couldn’t.”

Carroll instead chose to detail her experiences. Working with The Christian Science Monitor, she began releasing her story on their Web site. Carroll’s journey, from her capture until her release, is documented as an 11-part series . The first part of the series was released August 13. Along with Carroll's experiences, the series also includes what her family, friends and the Monitor were doing to attempt to secure her freedom.

The first two parts of the series, '82 Days in Captivity' and 'The Kidnapping', are available for viewing. The next part, 'A Spy with a Homing Device' will be available August 15.

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