"I am please asking for help because my life is in danger because it's been proved I worked for American forces," he said.
"I'm not asking for any help from President Bush because I know of his selfishness and unconcern for those who've been pushed into this hellhole."
Hallums, speaking slowly, said he was asking for help from "Arab rulers especially President Moammar Gadhafi because he's known for helping those who are suffering."
"I also ask that Arab leaders help me in this situation so I can be released as quickly as possible from this definite end," he added.
"I would remember this favor for the rest of my life should my life remain and I ask my family to help because my health is in a very bad situation."
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