Missing since 2012
Tice is a freelance journalist and a veteran U.S. Marine Corps officer who was kidnapped while reporting in Syria.
Missing since 2014
Paul Edwin Overby Jr. is an American author who disappeared on his way to Waziristan, in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
Majd Kamalmaz, a 61-year-old psychotherapist from Arlington, Va. Detained in Damascus on Feb. 15, 2017.
Unjustly detained in Venezuela since November, 2017
Detained since 2013
Mustafa was beaten and arrested in Egypt for showing his U.S. passport and has been on hunger strike since September 2018.
Dr. Walid Fitaihi has been unjustly detained in Saudi Arabia since November 2017.
Reem Desouky has been unjustly detained in Egypt since July 7, 2019.
Paul N. Whelan is an American businessman who was visiting Moscow, Russia, as a tourist when he was was arrested by the FSB on December 28, 2018. He has been detained ever since on false charges of espionage.
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