12 Dec. 2008
PR# 2008-707

Four ISAF servicemen killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — Four ISAF servicemen were killed in two separate explosions during yesterday morning in southern Afghanistan.

“These servicemen died helping bring peace and security to the Afghan people,” said Brigadier General Richard Blanchette, ISAF spokesperson. “We have the utmost respect and admiration for the ISAF troops that operate in this challenging environment.

“Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of these brave servicemen during their time of loss.”

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/