25 July 2008

PR# 2008-346

One ISAF soldier killed, two wounded in Helmand


KABUL, Afghanistan — One ISAF soldier was killed and two were wounded during an engagement with insurgents in Helmand province July 24.

“I would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of our fallen soldier,” said British Royal Navy Captain Michael Finney, ISAF spokesperson.

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