News Releases 2007

ISAF News Releases are produced by the ISAF Press Office.


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July August September October November December


audioDecembertop top



ISAF assists with Balkh hospital reopening



New clinic opens in Musahi Valley



Insurgents killed during attack in Paktika



ANA, ISAF launch operation in Musa Qala


audioNovembertop top



Insurgents Arrested in Badghis Province


audioOctobertop top



COMISAF visits Faryab Province



One ISAF member killed, 2 wounded in Kunar



New bridge in Teshkan connects Afghanistan



Soldier killed in southern Afghanistan



PRT employee killed in eastern Afghanistan



ISAF strongly condemns suicide bombings


audioSeptembertop top



ISAF helicopter performs emergency landing



PRT Chaghcharan destroys ordnance



French Mirages arrive at Kandahar Airfield



ISAF helicopter overturns during landing



ISAF helicopter overturns during landing



ISAF supports humanitarian effort



ISAF hosts Ramazan dinner with maleks



Kidnapped Italian soldiers rescued



4 killed, 12 others wounded in Kunar



Farah City orphans get new orphanage



Tornados complete 500 flights



Insurgent commander arrested in Tagab



Latvian President visits PRT Meymaneh



Mehtar Lam team trains Afghan police



New bridge opens in Musahi Valley



Weapons cache raided in Uruzgan



ISAF servicemember found dead


audioAugusttop top



Attack on ISAF, ANA and Local Nationals



ISAF servicemember found dead



ISAF soldier killed, one wounded in ambush



Qalat PRT assess Zabul road project



ISAF soldier dies of wounds



Friendly fire incident to be investigated



Insurgents attack ISAF base



Plumbers Course Opens in Tarin Kowt



ISAF troops help NGO, orphans



Significant weapons cache found, destroyed



IED Facilitator Arrested in Kabul



ISAF trains ANA on building bridges



ISAF/ANA responds to flooding in north



Taliban targeted in Helmand



Drugs facilitators targeted in Lashkar Gah



Suicide bomber killed in Lashkar Gah



1 ISAF service member killed, 1 wounded


audioJulytop top



Insurgents use mosque for cover



Commanders' Farewell



Known Taliban successfully targeted



1 ISAF soldier dies in eastern Afghanistan



4 ISAF soldiers killed in IED strike



2 ISAF soldiers die in Afghanistan



ISAF troops bring medical aid to village



ISAF servicemember killed in Kunar ambush



Romanian units transfer authority



Suicide bomber kills only himself



Nuristan PRT brings aid to Parun



Villagers turn in explosives to PRT



Bomb kills, wounds dozens of civilians



Turkish soldiers lay school foundation



Explosion kills ANP and children



Lithuanians mark Statehood Day



French respond to Rochab flooding



2 ISAF soldiers killed, several wounded



Infant is sole survivor of IED blast



Farewell ceremony for Ghowr governor



PRT commanders share work experience



1 ISAF soldier killed, 2 wounded



1 killed in early morning accident



Political parties meet at PRT Meymaneh



Ghazni shura paves way ahead in village



Shura leaders ask for ISAF support


audioJunetop top



Taliban rockets kill 3 civilians, injure 7



Soldier dies, 1 wounded in S. Afghanistan



Search of IED factory turns up weapons



Known Taliban extremist area cleared



Farah PRT hosts free medical clinic



Canadians honor departing Afghan generals



ISAF, ANSF detain insurgents in Uruzgan



ISAF soldiers save life of Afghan woman



Chowreh now calm, fighting left many dead



Afghan citizens foil suicide bombing



1 ISAF soldier killed in E. Afghanistan



3 ISAF soldiers killed in explosion



Afghans claim Mullah Mahmood Baluch dead



New commander at PRT Meymaneh



ANSF, ISAF unite during Operation Maiwand



ISAF to observe US Army’s 232nd birthday



Air strike targets several Taliban leaders



ANP, ISAF defeat enemy force in Ghazni



Village elders banish Taliban



Victory for Afghan farmers



ISAF saving children’s lives



Taliban direct mortars toward hospital



Bicycle-borne IED injures Afghan child



Police trainees graduate with new skills


audioMaytop top



ISAF helicopter down in Afghanistan



ISAF, ANSF train to thwart IED threat



ISAF extends its influence in Uruzgan



ISAF soldier dies after traffic accident



Doctor, nurses targets of Meymaneh IED



Italians disarm IED



One Afghan injured as ISAF base rocketed



ISAF soldier dies of non-combat injuries



Civilian injured in traffic accident



TF Spartan, UNAMA agree on successes



ISAF statement on border shooting



ANSF, ISAF forces ambushed in Nuristan



ISAF destroys large Taliban weapons cache



A NATO commander tours Nangarhar



Afghanistan takes government to the people



Shura in Khaki Jabbar



ISAF counters reports of NATO air strikes



ANSF arrest 2 Taliban extremist leaders



New school opens in Panjshir province



Dutch troops receive American honors



ISAF servicemember found dead


audioApriltop top



ISAF servicemember found dead



Media reports of Uruzgan incident



PRT Herat opens Pharmakan school



ISAF’s PRT Herat opens Shindand school



ISAF troops help following road accident



Herat PRT inaugurates school



ISAF troops surprise extremist bombers



ISAF visits school, delivers supplies



Bamyan RTC welcomes female police officers



COMISAF visits Regional Command South



Humanitarian groups meet with Nuristan PRT



New checkpoint opened



Gunman attacks Afghans working for ISAF



Another step to improve education in RC-N



ISAF helps GoA in flood relief effort


audioMarchtop top



ANP capture key Taliban leader



President Karzai visits Northern Helmand



COMISAF visits RC-West and Qual-e-Now PRT



German tennis club donates school tents



ISAF soldiers die of non-combat injuries



Afghan policemen train for increasing role



Zabul celebrates the Afghan New Year



PST donation to ANP families



ISAF PRT helps local economy



ANP, ISAF detain two in Logar Province



Donations to 350 orphans in Kabul



ISAF, ANSF troops welcome the New Year



Shura held with Village Elders in Ghorak



Tragic incident involving ISAF convoy



Qalat radio station resumes broadcasting



Convoy strikes child in Puli Alam



Dutch Ministers visit Afghanistan



Afghan traffic police receive new vehicles



PRT Farah funds new Education Centre



Turkey Donates Military Equipment



Herat PRT opens new Health Center



Gifts for Now Ruz



Nursing students graduate from Qalat PRT



ISAF commanders meet troops in Op Achilles



No ISAF involvement in ANP shooting



PRT soldiers support local education



Praise for Afghan Security Services



PRT Commander makes donation to orphanage



Security Meeting in Herat



Accident near Taloqan City



Better security on the Ring Road



ISAF helps repatriate bodies to Pakistan



Operation Oqab Magnet



Operation Achilles covering more ground



Operation Achilles making progress



ISAF refutes claim of downed aircraft



ISAF soldier dies of non-combat injury



ISAF’s armour plated Aussies



Titan training program targets ANSF



Ten Kandahar ANP patrolmen receive awards



Making a difference, Making New Friends



Two ISAF Soldiers Killed in Action



Extremists no match for ANA & ISAF



New playgrounds installed in Tarin Kowt


audioFebruarytop top



Kunar families receive goats



Two civilians killed in Garmsir



Shura in Surobi District



NATO Leaders visit Afghanistan



ISAF Troops build new road for locals



PRT Executive Steering Committee Meets



New Schools Open in Kabul



ISAF soldier killed in Western Afghanistan



ISAF soldier dies in Afghanistan



Joint ISAF, ANA training in RC-C



Attempted suicide bomb attack in Khowst



ANA, ISAF checkpoint threatened



ISAF forces receive fire in Kandahar City



Latest phase of Operation Oqab winds down



Tarin Kowt trade training schools opens



PRT hosts Afghan women’s luncheon



PTAT graduates two classes



Suspected bomb making facility disrupted



ISAF engages enemy firing point



ISAF and ANA clear enemy from key dam



PRT continues good work in Nuristan



Abdul Ghafour killed in Musa Qala



Operation OQAB winds up in Farah province



General McNeill assumes command of ISAF



ISAF carries out distributions around RC-C



Developments in Musa Qaleh



District center opens in Sherzad Village



Two Afghan civilians injured in shooting


audioJanuarytop top



ISAF surgeons train Kabul surgeons



Kandahar PRT holds change of command



ANA and Coalition forces engage insurgents



Jalalabad PRT donates printing press



PRT supports religious school in Meymaneh



Joint Intelligence Operations Centre opens



Eight Afghans killed by suicide bomber



New clinic opens in Khost province



Pech Road groundbreaking ceremony



New school opens in Nangarhar province



Jalalabad PRT supports community projects



ANAP graduates 76 new recruits



Medical donation in Surobi



ISAF thwarts suicide bomb attack



ISAF clarifies cross border cooperation



Two ISAF soldiers wounded in IED strike



PRT donates computers to local media



Winter humanitarian missions help many



Local national injured



Zahre district secured



Medical support reaches remote villages



PRT Mehtar Lam helps disabled in Laghman



ISAF invests in local economy



Kandahar PRT conducts medical outreach



Villagers Return to Sperwan Ghar



Panjshir PRT facilitates mosque repair



Toy guns a concern to ISAF troops



Operation Baaz Tsuka yields weapons cache



Insurgents defeated near Cahar Cineh



First money withdrawal in Khowst province



ISAF soldiers donate sheep for Eid



PRT Farah assists burn victim


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