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Kenyon College student killed in Egypt
Andrew Pochter was a 21-year-old intern taking photos during protests
by WKSU's KABIR BHATIA


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Kabir Bhatia
 
In The Region:
The State Department has identified Andrew Pochter as the American killed in Egypt during violent clashes between government supporters and opponents.

Kenyon College in Gambier says in a statement on its website that Pochter was a 21-year-old student from Chevy Chase, Md., working in Egypt as an intern for a non-profit education organization.
 
Pochter was killed Friday while photographing battles between supporters and foes of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. 
The State Department has issued a warning advising Americans to defer non-essential travel to Egypt because of the continuing violence there.
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