Jill Carroll, the US journalist who had been kidnapped nearly three months ago, has been released. She is reported as being in good condition.
“I was treated well, but I don’t know why I was kidnapped,” Carroll said in a brief interview on Baghdad television.
“I’m just happy to be free. I want to be with my family,” she was heard to say under the Arabic voiceover.
UPDATE: For a truly extensive and informative look to the story of Jill Carroll, her abduction and release, go to the resident expert … Rusty at My Pet Jawa.
CNN: ‘Wonderful day’: Journalist Carroll freed in Iraq
AP: Journalist Released After Three Months
BBC: US journalist released in Iraq
Bloggers covering the story:
Captain’s Quarters, Jill Carroll Released By Captors
Right Winged, BREAKING: Kidnapped Journalist Jill Carroll Has Been Released!!!
Rantings of a Sand Monkey, Jill Caroll Freed
Wizbang, Reporter Jill Carroll Freed In Iraq