26 Jan 2008

PR# 2008-040

ISAF, ANA distribute cold-weather aid items

KABUL, Afghanistan – ISAF Regional Command North (RC-North) and Afghan National Army (ANA) troops delivered and distributed humanitarian aid items to people in Qeysar District recently.

Distributions were conducted in the Pashtun- and Uzbek-dominated villages in the area. Twenty-seven tons of items, to include coal, food and winter clothing, were donated and given to those in most need.

ISAF troops will continue to conduct humanitarian aid operations with Afghan National Security Forces to support the Afghan people during the extremely harsh winter.

RC-North will continue to assist the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in the establishment and maintenance of a secure and stable environment.

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/