8 Apr 2007

PR# 2007-288

U.S. soldier injured in Southern Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan – A U.S. soldier sustained a gunshot wound yesterday at Kandahar Airfield and was taken to the hospital on the base where he is listed in stable condition.

The name of the soldier is being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin.

The incident is under investigation.

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