BREAKING NEWS: An Australian Special Forces soldier has died in a ‘non-combat’ related incident in Afghanistan.
Speaking from Canberra, Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin told journalists that the soldier was found dead in a building used for administration purposes by the Australian Defence Force, in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul.
–Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin
Binskin says the death will ‘impact the nation’ and has requested the media respect the soldier’s family’s privacy. He said he would not comment further on the nature of the incident.
An investiagtion is currently being undertaken.