31 Aug. 2008
PR# 2008-446

ISAF soldiers help injured Afghans in Sangin

KABUL, Afghanistan — At approximately 8:00 a.m. today a number of injured civilians presented themselves to ISAF Forces in the Sangin district of Helmand province.

ISAF soldiers provided medical treatment to them and assisted with their evacuation to medical facilities around Helmand and Kandahar. The cause of their injuries is unknown at this time. Further details will be released in due course.

ISAF works to bring security and stability to Afghanistan and will provide medical assistance to its people whenever possible.

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