20 July 2008

PR# 2008-341

ISAF soldier killed in Khowst


KABUL, Afghanistan - One ISAF soldier was killed during fighting in Khowst province.

“It is with great sorrow that we must announce this brave soldier’s death as we offer our sympathies to this soldier’s loved ones,” said British Royal Navy Captain Mike Finney, ISAF spokesperson. “This soldier’s life was taken while helping bring peace and security to Afghanistan.”

It is ISAF policy to not release the nationality of any casualty 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/