The U.S. diplomat killed today in Afghanistan was Anne Smedinghoff, 25, of Chicago, according to a statement from her parents.—
Ernesto Londoño (@londonoe) April 07, 2013
As Twitchy reported yesterday, six Americans were killed in two separate attacks in Afghanistan.
The diplomat killed has been identified as Anne Smedinghoff, age 25. Her grieving parents have issued a statement to The Washington Post:
This appears to be Ms. Smedinghoff’s Twitter feed.
Twitter users, including colleagues and friends, took to Twitter to mourn.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues of Ms. Smedinghoff. They also continue to be with all killed in the horrible attacks.