6 Jun 2007

PR# 2007-426

Two service members die during combat operations

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – Two ISAF soldiers were killed in separate engagements with enemy fighters today in southern Afghanistan.

“Our thoughts are with the family and friends of these two soldiers who died while trying to ensure a brighter future for Afghanistan," said ISAF Lt. Col. Michael Smith, Regional Command South 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/