25 Jul 2007

PR# 2007-568

1 ISAF soldier dies in eastern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – An ISAF soldier has died today in eastern Afghanistan after being wounded in a rocket-propelled grenade attack.

“The entire command mourns the death of this soldier,” said Lt. Col. Claudia Foss, ISAF spokesperson.  “Our thoughts are with the soldier’s family and friends.”

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/