8 Apr 2007

PR# 2007-281

ISAF soldier killed in Southern Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – Earlier today, an ISAF soldier died as a result of on IED-strike in Southern Afghanistan. Two other ISAF soldiers were injured and brought to an ISAF medical facility for treatment.

“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 Afghan people,” said Lt Col Maria Carl, ISAF spokesperson.

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/