NATO-led International Security Assistance Force following a statement on Sunday announced a NATO service member died following an improvised explosive device attack in eastern Afghanistan today.

The statement did not disclose further information regarding the exact location of the incident and nationality of the deceased soldier.

International Security Assistance Force generally do not disclose identities of the NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan saying, “It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.”

At least 112 NATO service members including 72 US troops, 14 British soldiers and 26 soldiers from the other NATO member countries have been killed in Afghanistan since the beginning of 2012.