US military death toll reaches 400By Javed Hamim Kakar Oct 21, 2010 - 16:23
The soldier was killed on Thursday, NATO's International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said in a statement.
The statement released no further details in line with ISAF policy.
The death brings to 598 the number of foreign troops killed in Afghanistan so far this year.
The total for 2009, the second deadliest year, was 521, including 317 American soldiers.
US troops are stationed in eastern provinces under ISAF command.