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.
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. MCT
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. MCT

Excerpts of open letter from parents of missing journalist Austin Tice

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