14 Apr. 2008

PR# 2008-142

Two ISAF soldiers killed, another two wounded as result of southern Afghanistan explosion

KABUL, Afghanistan – Two ISAF soldiers died and two others were wounded from injuries sustained in an explosion in southern Afghanistan Sunday.

The wounded soldiers were transported to an ISAF hospital where they are being treated.

"Our most sincere thoughts are with the families and loved ones of the soliders who died in this tragic incident and with those of the wounded soldiers as well," said Brigadier General 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. Next of kin have been notified.

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/