Travel Directory
Asia Travel
Europe Travel
Africa Travel
Oceania Travel
South America
North America
Central America
Caribbean Travel
 
Travel to Asia Travel to Oceania travel africa travel europe Caribbean travel Travel to North America Travel to South America  

US Soldier Dies in Kuwait Road Accident

Touristclick Kuwait Travel News
 

US Soldier Dies in Kuwait Road Accident

by The Associated Press

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — One American soldier was killed and two were injured in a road accident on a highway in Kuwait on Monday, the U.S. military here said.

The cause of the "single vehicle" accident is under investigation, the military said in a brief statement without providing details.

The name of the 1st Sustainment Command (Theater) soldier who died of his injuries was withheld pending notification of relatives. The injured were evacuated to a Kuwaiti hospital and were in "stable condition," the military statement said.

This small, oil-rich state has been a major ally of Washington since the 1991 Gulf War that liberated it from a seven-month Iraqi occupation under Saddam Hussein. U.S. troops and equipment are pre-positioned in the country, and it was the launchpad for the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq that toppled Saddam.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
TouristClick Travel Guides © Copyright TouristClick Travel Directory, Inc., 2004-2007. All rights reserved.
Touristclick Privacy
 

Kuwait Travel news

here you can find an information from a local people, get advice from a local traveller, booking direct with a local hotel agent