Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

American Held by al-Qaida in Pakistan Urges Obama for Help

A U.S. development worker kidnapped in Pakistan by al-Qaida two years ago appealed to President Barack Obama to intervene and help negotiate his release, in a video released on Thursday.   In a 13-minute clip issued by al-Qaida's media wing and posted on several news websites, Warren Weinstein, 72, looked gaunt and tired.   “I am not in good health. I have a heart condition. I suffer from acute asthma... Needless to say I've been suffering deep anxiety every part of...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter