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MAP member Jonathan Reinhard describes his contacts with the U.S. embassy in Mexico as “Completely frustrating. They’ve ignored me, promised to help and then not returned my phone calls.”
Many other MAP families will recognize Mr. Reinhard's frustration. As reported by the Seattle Times (because missing-abroad stories typically are only of interest to the victims' local media):
"Jenny Chen, a 26-year-old resident of Seattle’s Wallingford neighborhood, planned to spend four months traveling through Mexico and Cuba before returning home. A midtrip highlight was a planned meetup with her husband in Cancún.
"But Chen, a Chinese citizen, never showed at the Cancún airport, where the two had agreed to rendezvous. She was last seen on April 12 in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, where she may have hitched a ride."