8 Mar 2007

PR# 2007-161

ISAF soldier killed in Southern Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – An ISAF soldier died today in Southern Afghanistan as a result of injuries sustained during combat operations.

“Our hearts are with the soldier’s family and members of his unit. We will never forget the sacrifice he made to help improve life for the Afghan people,” said, Col Tom Collins, ISAF spokesman.

In accordance with NATO policy, ISAF does not release a casualty's nationality prior to the relevant national authority doing so.

Contact Information ISAF Public Affairs Office
Tel: +93 (0)799 51 1155 - Mobile: 0093 (0) 799 55 8291 pressoffice@hq.isaf.nato.int - www.nato.int/isaf/