facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

3 American ISAF members dead in Afghan blast

July 23, 2013 at 7:45 AM   |   Comments

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 23 (UPI) -- Three U.S. members of the International Security Assistance Force died Tuesday in an improvised explosive device attack in Afghanistan, officials said.

The blast occurred in the Said Abad district of Wardak province, NBC News reported.

The ISAF released a statement announcing the deaths, saying it left identification of the dead up to the respective national authorities.

A local Afghan official told NBC News the soldiers were American.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
China questions Americanism in SATs
2
Dairy Queen hit by Backoff malware breach
3
Plague bomb data found on seized Islamic State laptop
4
St. Paul police arrest a black man for sitting on a bench waiting for his children
5
Elizabeth Warren defends Israeli airstrikes on schools and hospitals
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback