Freelance journalist and Boston native James Foley disappeared in Syria in 2012 on Thanksgiving Day.


Parents Of Kidnapped Journalist James Foley Mark One Year Anniversary Of His Disappearance

November 21, 2013

The parents of freelance journalist James Foley have been holding out hope for his safe return since his kidnapping in Syria one year ago.

Foley’s employer, GlobalPost, has been working tirelessly to bring him home. Meanwhile, his family has launched their own effort to bring him home, and they’ll mark the anniversary of his capture by hosting a global day of prayer.

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