10 years after his abduction, the search for Texas journalist Austin Tice continues | app

WASHINGTON — Friends and family of Austin Tice face a grim milestone this month: It’s been 10 years since the freelance journalist and Houston native was reported abducted in Syria, an anniversary that coincided with his 41st birthday .

His parents, Debra and Marc Tice, and U.S. government officials remain confident that Tice is not only alive, but in Syrian government custody, something President Joe Biden first said publicly on 10 august.

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