ISAF Joins President Karzai in Condemning the Attack in Parwan Province Killing 19

KABUL, Afghanistan–(ENEWSPF)–August 14, 2011.  The International Security Assistance Force joins President Karzai in condemning the IED attacks that killed 19 and wounded 37 today at the Provincial Governor’s compound in Parwan Province.

Initial reports indicate that one vehicle borne IED and as many as six other personal borne IEDs were detonated.

“This attack is another example of despicable behavior by insurgents,” said Rear Admiral Hal Pittman, ISAF Deputy Chief of Staff, Communications. “Violent attacks that wound and kill civilians are not acceptable in any religion or culture. Our condolences go out to the families and friends of the victims.”