French woman abducted in Yemen in video appeal for help

Isabelle Prime, 30, a consultant for Yemen's Social Fund for Development, appears distressed in the video appeal to French and Yemeni leaders.

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France has authenticated a video that shows a Frenchwoman taken hostage in Yemen appealing to President François Hollande and Yemen's exiled leader to help her, and said it was doing all it could to secure her release, reports ABC News.