Kidnapped Contractor Pleads For Help In New Video
In the video reportedly released by Al-Qaeda, Warren Weinstein says he feels "abandoned" and asks the U.S. to help save him.By Cliff Judy | December 26, 2013
In the first piece of evidence in more than a year he's still alive, an American contractor kidnapped by Al-Qaeda pleads with President Obama to help him.
"Nine years ago, I came to Pakistan to help my government. And now when I need my government, it seems that I have been totally abandoned." (Via The Washington Post / As-Sahab)
That's 72-year-old Warren Weinstein, who was kidnapped in August 2011 while working as the director for J.E. Austin Associates in Pakistan. (Via The Huffington Post)