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ISAF loses soldier to IED strike

ISAF loses soldier to IED strike

Jun 23, 2013 - 19:53

 KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldier was killed following an improvised explosives device (IED) in eastern Afghanistaninfo-icon, the alliance said on Sunday.

The death was announced in a brief statement from the NATO-led force that neither gave the soldier’s nationality nor the exact location of the blast. However, mostly US troops are stationed in the east.

According to the website, which tracks coalition casualties in Afghanistan and Iraq, so far 93 NATOinfo-icon soldiers, including 69 American, have been killed in Afghanistan this year. Last year, ISAFinfo-icon lost 402 servicemembers in the country.



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