ISAF casualty

ISAF Joint Command
Courtesy Story

Date: 03.26.2012
Posted: 03.26.2012 12:46
News ID: 85798

KABUL, Afghanistan – An International Security Assistance Force service member died following a shooting incident in eastern Afghanistan, March 26.

According to operational reports, the ISAF service member was shot by an alleged member of the Afghan Local Police as the security force approached an ALP checkpoint.

The circumstances behind the incident are currently under investigation by Afghan and coalition forces.

It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities. For questions regarding Afghan forces involvement, please contact the Afghan Ministry of the Interior.