23 Jun 2007

PR# 2007-466

2 ISAF soldiers die in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – Two ISAF soldiers died today in southern, Afghanistan during an engagement with enemy fighters.  Two other ISAF soldiers were wounded.

“Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the soldiers who were killed,” said Lt. Col. Maria Carl, ISAF spokesperson.  “These soldiers gave their lives to ensure the future of Afghanistan.”

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/