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As the Tice family prepares for the Christmas holiday, Marc and Debra's son, Austin, an American freelance journalist, is still missing in Syria. Pictured in this 2009 family photo, from left-right, Austin Tice, Marc Tice, Debra Tice, Jonathan Tice, Meagan Tice, Naomi Tice, Jacob Tice, Simon Tice, Maia Tice and Abigail Tice.

PHOTO COURTESY TICE FAMILY — MCT

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