October 26, 2014

Afghans contracted by NATO die in Bagram Airfield

By Sajad - Thu Jan 17 2013, 11:53 pm

Afghans die in Bagram airfieldAt least three Afghan citizens working for the NATO troops died following a non-combat incident on Thursday.

NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) following a statement announced, “Three Afghan employees of an Afghan company contracted by the International Security Assistant Force died when the roof of the building they were in collapsed at Bagram Air Field, Bagram district, Parwan province, Afghanistan, today.”

The source further added, “There was no insurgent activity in vicinity of the airfield at the time of the accident.”

ISAF following the statement also added, “The cause of the accident is under investigation.”

The identities of those killed following the incident was not disclosed by coalition officials saying that, “It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.”

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