12 Nov. 2008
PR# 2008-608

ISAF soldiers killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two ISAF soldiers were killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan Nov. 12.

“Our deepest sympathies go out to their family, friends and fellow soldiers,” said Brigadier General Richard Blanchette, ISAF spokesperson. “Their lives are irreplaceable to all of us who fight for the peace and stability of Afghanistan.”

It is ISAF policy not to release the nationality of any casualty prior to the relevant national authority doing so.

Next of kin have been notified.

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/