12 Dec 2007

PR# 2007-734

Two ISAF soldiers killed, three wounded in eastern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – Two ISAF soldiers were killed and three others were wounded when their convoy struck an Improvised Explosive Device today in eastern Afghanistan.

“Our hearts go out to the friends and family of the soldiers who have died or have been injured,” said Brig. Gen. Carlos Branco, ISAF spokes person. “These soldiers gave their lives in order to provide a safe and secure environment for the people of Afghanistan.”

In accordance with ISAF policy, ISAF does not release the 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/