19 July 2008

PR# 2008-335

ISAF soldiers defeat insurgent ambush


KABUL, Afghanistan - Insurgents ambushed an ISAF convoy in northern Kunar province July 18.

The insurgents attacked the convoy with rocket-propelled grenades and small-arms fire. ISAF troops returned fire and called in for air support, repelling the insurgents.

All vehicles were recovered, and no ISAF service members were killed.

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