14 Dec. 2008
PR# 2008-711

Three ISAF soldiers killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — Three ISAF servicemen were killed in an IED explosion Dec. 13 in southern Afghanistan.

I offer our heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of those killed in this incident,” said Brigadier General Richard Blanchette, ISAF spokesperson. “These soldiers died fighting for the future of the people of Afghanistan and their sacrifice will not be forgotten.”

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/