April 27, 2011

Gunfire Reported at North Kabul International Airport

KABUL, Afghanistan - At 10:25 a.m. local Kabul time this morning authorities received notification of small arms fire at North Kabul International Airport. A quick reaction force responded to the incident.

Eight International Security Assistance Force troops and a contractor were killed in the incident.

It is ISAF policy not to disclose the nationality of any casualties until proper notifications are made.

North Kabul International Airport is home to NATO Air Training Command Afghanistan.

For more information call: +93-070-068-8578.

KABUL, Afghanistan (April 27, 2011) –Eight International Security Assistance Force service members and one ISAF civilian died following a shooting incident here today.

It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.

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