12 Jul 2007

PR# 2007-533

1 ISAF soldier killed, 2 wounded in S. Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – One ISAF soldier was killed and two were wounded in an operation in southern Afghanistan today.

“It is with great sadness that an ISAF soldier has died and two others have been wounded today in the course of operations,” said Lt Col Mike Smith, Regional Command South spokesman.  “Our thoughts at this difficult time are with the colleagues, family and friends of those who have been killed and injured.”

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/