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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: NR-305-14
June 10, 2014

DOD Statement on Five Casualties in Afghanistan

Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby:

"Five American troops were killed yesterday during a security operation in southern Afghanistan. Investigators are looking into the likelihood that friendly fire was the cause. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of these fallen."
 

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