Afghanistan: Death of U.S. Citizen Contractor

Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 7, 2011

QUESTION: What is U.S. reaction to the recent death of an American citizen contractor in Afghanistan?

ANSWER: We can confirm that a U.S. citizen contractor with the Department of Defense was killed in Afghanistan. We strongly condemn this brutal attack and offer our deepest condolences to the family. For further information we refer you to the Department of Defense.

PRN: 2011/1423