NBC News correspondent Richard Engel is missing in Syria

engelVeteran NBC foreign correspondent Richard Engel and a Turkish journalist working with him haven’t been heard from since Thursday. They were last known to be in Syria.

John Cook reports:

NBC News has been asking every reporter who inquires about the report to participate in a news blackout. It has also taken to Twitter and asked people who repeated the Turkish reports there to take them down.

* Richard Engel is missing in Syria; NBC News enforces news blackout (gawker.com)