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Attack against the headquarters of Isaf – NATO

(B2 / Summer brief) An attack against the headquarters of the international intervention force in Afghanistan (NATO ISAF) left 15 dead and around a hundred injured, mainly among civilians, on August 7. It was the American embassy located in the same security perimeter that would have been targeted, the perpetrators of the attack told press agencies. One of many attacks and attacks aimed at dissuading Afghans from voting: civilians and the Afghan police are paying a very heavy price for democracy. Even more than international forces.

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).