27 Jul 2007

PR# 2007-574

1 ISAF soldier killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – One ISAF soldier died today following an engagement with enemy fighters in southern Afghanistan.

“Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of this soldier, who gave his life to ensure a bright future for the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan,” said Lt. Col. Bridget Rose, 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/