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Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Imagine

Posted By on Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 2:09 PM

Prepared statement from Laura Ling, one of two U.S. journalists released on Bill Clinton's mission to North Korea.

"Thirty hours ago, Euna Lee and I were prisoners in North Korea. We feared that at any moment we could be prisoners in a hard labor camp. Then suddenly we were told that we were going to a meeting. We were taken to a location and when we walked through the doors, we saw standing before us President Bill Clinton. We were shocked, but we knew instantly in our hearts that the nightmare of our lives was finally coming to an end. And now we stand here home and free."

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