Three NATO Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan
August 29, 2011 by UPI - United Press International, Inc.
KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 29 (UPI) — Three NATO soldiers died in separate attacks in southern Afghanistan, NATO said.
The first soldier died in an insurgent attack, the second was killed by a roadside bomb and the third during an unspecified military operation, all Sunday, the Voice of America reported.
NATO gave no other details.
Separately, three people attacked a NATO reconstruction base Sunday in Qalat, capital of southern Zabul province, injuring two civilians, but the attackers could not breach the base’s defenses, NATO said.
One of the attackers blew himself up outside the base gate, a second was captured but the third escaped.
Also on Sunday, a doctor and another medical worker died in northern Afghanistan’s Takhar Province after their vehicle hit a roadside bomb, the report said.