01 Jan. 2009
PR# 2009-001

ISAF serviceman killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan - An ISAF serviceman was killed yesterday afternoon in southern Afghanistan.

“Our sincere condolences and deepest sympathies are with the family and friends of this brave serviceman particularly at this time of year,” said Captain Mark Windsor Royal Navy, ISAF Spokesman. “This serviceman’s life was taken while helping to bring peace and security to the people of Afghanistan. ISAF will continue to fight for the cause for which he made the ultimate sacrifice.”

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/