18 Dec. 2008
PR# 2008-716

ISAF soldier killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - An ISAF soldier was killed by enemy fire yesterday afternoon in southern Afghanistan.

“Our deepest sympathies are with the family and friends of this brave soldier whose sacrifice is made all the more poignant at this time of year,” said Captain Mark Windsor Royal Navy, ISAF Spokesman.

“This man gave his life for the people of Afghanistan; ISAF remains committed to the cause for which he died.”

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/