03 Nov. 2008
PR# 2008-586

ISAF helps Afghans injured from IED in Maywand

KABUL, Afghanistan - At about 8:45 a.m. 3 November , two civilians were seriously injured in an explosion from a suspected IED near Maywand, Kandahar.

ISAF troops immediately responded and provided medical assistance. The injured civilians were taken to an ISAF hospital for further treatment.

ISAF strongly condemns this indiscriminate act where civilians have been injured by insurgent actions.

ISAF continues to work alongside the Afghan National Security Forces to make Afghanistan a more secure place so the Afghan people can go about their business without fear of attack.

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/