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US DOJ INDICTS FARC LEADERS
Anne Patterson, assistant secretary of state for INL, discusses the indictment of 50 FARC leaders during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington on March 22, 2006. The Colombian rebel group has been linked with terrorism and cocaine smuggling. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Anne Woods Patterson (born 1949) is an American diplomat and career Foreign Service Officer. She currently serves as the United States Ambassador to Egypt. She previously served as acting United States Ambassador to the United Nations in 2005 and as United States Ambassador to Pakistan from July 2007 to October 2010.

Patterson was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She attended The Hockaday School in Dallas, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Wellesley College and attended graduate school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for one year. Patterson is married to David R. Patterson, a retired Foreign Service officer. The couple have two children.

Patterson entered the Foreign Service in 1973.

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