17 Aug. 2008
PR# 2008-399

ISAF investigates allegations of civilian casualties

KABUL, Afghanistan - ISAF is aware of allegations that its forces possibly caused the death of up to six civilians in an air strike in Kharwar district of Lowgar Province.

A member of the Lowgar Provincial Council made the allegations to local media on August 15.

ISAF is currently looking into these allegations thoroughly and will release the results following the completion of the investigation.

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/