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Iraq's Camp Speicher: Parents' painful wait for their son

Published 11:41 AM ET, Tue March 31, 2015
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The parents of Imad al-Jubouri, one of the missing recruits, tell their story at a restaurant in Baghdad on March 29, 2015. Jomana Karadsheh/CNN
Majed al-Jubouri quit his job last year and spends his days searching for his 21-year-old son, Imad, pictured in the photo in front of him. Imad joined the military last June. A caption on the photo reads: "Speicher missing." Jomana Karadsheh/CNN
Pictured is a close-up of the photograph of Imad. He joined the military 10 days before he was captured by ISIS. His family do not know his fate. Jomana Karadsheh/CNN
Umm Imad al-Jubouri, a mother of three, cannot stop crying and says she wants her son back dead or alive. Jomana Karadsheh/CNN