The Current | Jun 26, 2013 | 24:00

The human cost of piracy on the high seas

Taken hostage on the high seas and held for ransom sounds positively antique. But it's a modern crime with 21st century consequences for its victims. We hear about the lasting effects of captivity with pirates.

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