22 Nov. 2008
PR# 2008-634

ISAF soldier killed in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan — An ISAF soldier was killed in a mine explosion this morning in Kabul.

“I offer our heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the soldier killed,” said Brigadier General Richard Blanchette, ISAF spokesperson.

The sad loss of our fellow soldier will be felt across ISAF.”

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/