08 Apr. 2008

PR# 2008-132

ISAF soldier died, one injured in Ghazni explosion

KABUL, Afghanistan – An ISAF soldier died of wounds and one was injured today as a result of an explosion during a patrol in Ghazni province.

"Our thoughts are now with the friends and families of these soldiers," said Lieutenant Colonel Rumi Nielson-Green, ISAF Regional Command East Spokesperson. "These soldiers were trying to help bring peace and security to 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/