ISAF soldier killed in the east
The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldier died on Tuesday, following an insurgent attack in the eastern part of the country, the media office of ISAF, said in a statement.
In line with its policy, the multinational force neither revealed the nationality of the fallen soldier, nor the exact location of the incident. But, US troops are fighting against insurgents in the eastern parts of the country.
Since the beginning of 2011, 85 foreign troops including 57 US soldiers have been killed in different parts of the country. Last year, 711 foreign soldiers were killed in Afghanistan.
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