12 Oct. 2008
PR# 2008-528

ISAF provides books, agricultural items in Herat

KABUL, Afghanistan - ISAF soldiers donated 500 books to a local library in Herat province October 11.

At the ceremony, the local chief of culture and information, Mr. Sarwari, expressed his appreciation of the contribution.

In addition, ISAF’s Herat PRT is working to develop agriculture, by donating 18 tons of saffron bulbs to offer farmers an alternative to growing poppy plants.

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/