16 Mar 2007

PR# 2007-192

No ISAF involvement in ANP shooting

Kabul, Afghanistan - Contrary to media reporting, there was no ISAF involvement in the incident in Gereshk, Helmand Province that reportedly killed 5 Afghan National Policemen.

“We have closely reviewed various reports and the positions of ISAF forces.  All indications are that no ISAF forces were involved in this unfortunate incident,” said Col. Tom Collins, ISAF spokesperson.

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