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KABUL, Afghanistan – Two International Security Assistance Force service members died when a member of the Afghan National Army turned his weapon against ISAF service members in eastern Afghanistan today.

ISAF troops returned fire, killing the ANA soldier who committed the attack.

Afghan and ISAF officials are investigating the incident.

It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.


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Date Taken:08.27.2012

Date Posted:08.27.2012 01:48

Location:KABUL, AFGlobe

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