Home Most Wanted Kidnappings & Missing Persons JAMES WRIGHT FOLEY

Binesh, Syria
November 22, 2012

JAMES WRIGHT FOLEY

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Photograph taken in 2012 Photograph taken in 2012 Photograph taken in 2012

Alias:

Jim Foley

DESCRIPTION

Date(s) of Birth Used:

October 18, 1973

Height:

185 cm (6'1")

Weight:

83 kg (185 pounds)

Build:

Thin

Occupation:

Freelance photo journalist

Hair:

Brown

Eyes:

Brown

Complexion:

Medium

Sex:

Male

Race:

White

Citizenship:

United States

Languages:

English;
Arabic (not fluent)

THE DETAILS

On November 22, 2012, James Wright Foley, a freelance photo journalist, was taken by an organized gang after departing from an internet café in Binesh, Syria. Foley had employed a translator to help him travel across the Syrian-Turkish border. The translator was also taken, but later released.

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