December 26th, 2013
09:09 PM ET

American abducted by al Qaeda pleads to come home

The State Department is working to authenticate a new video that surfaced showing Warren Weinstein, an American abducted by al Qaeda in Pakistan in 2011. In it, Weinstein pleads with President Obama to “take the necessary actions to expedite” his release and to help return him to his family in the United States. CNN’s Jill Dougherty reports.

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