23 May 2007

PR# 2007-394

ISAF soldier killed in suicide attack in northern Afghanistan

MAZAR-E-SHARIF, Afghanistan – One ISAF soldier was killed and four wounded in a suicide bomber attack in northern Afghanistan earlier today.

“This was an unprovoked and cowardly attack against those people working towards providing a better future for the people of Afghanistan.  Our hearts and thoughts are with the soldiers’ families at this time,” said Lt. Col. Angela Billings, ISAF spokeswoman.

In accordance with ISAF policy, ISAF does not release casualties’ nationalities.

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/