22 Sep. 2008
PR# 2008-499

ISAF helps civilians after IED strike in Tarin Kowt

KABUL, Afghanistan - Six civilians, including one child, were killed and four wounded when their vehicle struck an IED at about 9 a.m. September 22, near Tarin Kowt, Uruzgan.

ISAF troops immediately responded, provided medical assistance and evacuated the injured to ISAF clinics for further medical treatment.

ISAF strongly condemns this indiscriminate act against innocent Afghan civilians.

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/