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Istanbul, Turkey
September 25, 2011

SHAYAN KAZEMI

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Photograph taken in 2009

Aliases:

Shayn Kaviani, Asgar Kazemi, Askar Kazemi

DESCRIPTION

Date(s) of Birth Used:

March 22, 1959

Place of Birth:

Iran

Height:

167 cm (5'4")

Weight:

90 kg (198 pounds)

Build:

Medium

Occupation:

Television Broadcaster

Hair:

Brown with graying (short beard and mustache)

Eyes:

Brown

Complexion:

Medium

Sex:

Male

Citizenship:

United States

Languages:

English;
Turkish;
Spanish;
Japanese;
Persian (Farsi)

Scars and Marks:

Kazemi has large brown moles on top of his left wrist and on his right temple.

Remarks:

Kazemi was last seen wearing a blue, striped shirt and a gray suit and is known to wear a necklace with a gold cross. He has Type 2 Diabetes and takes medication to manage it. He is known to smoke cigarettes, at one point, approximately two packs a day.

DETAILS

Shayan Kazemi departed the United States from Los Angeles, California, on September 24, 2011. He arrived in Istanbul, Turkey, on September 24, 2011, and last made contact with his family by telephone on September 25, 2011, from the Istanbul Royal Hotel, Aksaray Caddesi No. 16, 34480 Laleli, Istanbul, Turkey. He has not been heard from since that time.

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