27 Aug 2007

PR# 2007-616

ISAF soldier killed, one wounded in ambush

KABUL, Afghanistan – One International Security Assistance Force soldier was killed and one wounded in eastern Afghanistan today.

An ISAF convoy was attacked with small-arms and rocket propelled grenade fire this morning.  The wounded soldier was evacuated to a nearby ISAF medical facility for treatment.

In accordance with ISAF 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/