07 Jan 2008

PR# 2008-009

Two ISAF soldiers die in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan – Two ISAF soldiers died Jan. 6 when their vehicle rolled over during a move across difficult terrain in Zhari District, Kandahar Province.

“Our thoughts and hearts are with the loved ones of the soldiers killed in this tragic incident,” said Brig. Gen. Carlos Branco, ISAF spokesperson.

In accordance with ISAF policy, ISAF does not release the casualty’s nationality prior to the relevant national authority doing so.

The incident is under investigation.

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