Resolute Support Casualty
26 Aug 2015
KABUL, Afghanistan (Aug. 26, 2015) — Two Resolute Support service members died early this morning when two individuals wearing Afghan National Defense and Security Forces uniforms opened fire on their vehicle at an ANDSF compound in Helmand province. Resolute Support servicemembers returned fire and killed the shooters.
Afghan and Resolute Support officials are reviewing the incident and further information will be released as available and appropriate.
It is Resolute Support policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.