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U.S. Ambassador To South Africa 'Heavy Hearted' On Mandela's Death

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"Heavy hearted," he wrote in an email to TPM.

Gaspard, who was appointed to his post in the fall, met Mandela on two occasions in the early 1990s when he was working as a community organizer and local official in New York City.

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