Captain Tries Swimming From Pirates, Recaptured
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Captain Tries Swimming From Pirates, Recaptured

The U.S. captain of a cargo ship tried swimming away from his pirate captors, only to be recaptured off the coast of Somalia. The military is negotiating for the release of Richard Phillips, taken from the Maersk Alabama. Video by AP

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