Anne Smedinghoff, 25, was killed April 6, in southern Afghanistan. She was the first American diplomat to die on the job since last year's attack in Benghazi, Libya. Tom Smedinghoff via AP hide caption

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From 'Morning Edition': Remembering Anne Smedinghoff
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