Omer, who is visiting Sudan for the first time, Wednesday has discussed with Sudan's state defence minister, Lieutenant General Ali Mohamed Salem, plans that would be executed by the ISAF
in the coming period.
"Whilst you recognise those efforts with this award It would not have been possible without the support of my wife Kendi and my family, you can't spend 12 weeks a year working for ISAF
for 20 years without such support.
Otherwise they should be closed; the final decision is the Afghan government's: whether the bases should be kept or destroyed"An ISAF
statement in the media said, "The decision process is a partnership that starts with a discussion between commanders and leaders at the provincial and district level, and then works its way up as a recommendation to the ministers of the government of Afghanistan through the Base Closure Commission, established with President Karzai's leadership back in 2011.
statement confirmed the attack by saying; "We can confirm that enemy forces attacked an ISAF
base in southern Afghanistan today.
Security sources said the bomb had targeted a military convoy close the entrance of the base, but ISAF
's statement said only that there had been "an improvised explosive device detonation in the vicinity of Camp Eggers".
"Three International Security Assistance Force (ISAF
) service members died following a suicide vehicle-born improvised explosive device attack in Kabul, Afghanistan today" the ISAF
said in a statement.
Media suggestions that 19,000 United States/ ISAF
containers were stolen, including containers that contain weapons and ammunition, are false, the spokesperson emphasised.
It clarified that while the United States routinely uses Karachi ports for both diplomatic and military shipments, neither the United States nor ISAF
has ever shipped weapons or ammunition via Karachi ports.
The release did not reveal the nationalities of the victims under the ISAF
The statement did not disclose the nationalities of the victims, only saying "It is ISAF
policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.
In a separate statement ISAF
announced that an International Security Assistance Force service member was killed during an improvised explosive device attack in eastern Afghanistan.
The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF
), also known as the coalition forces, is a NATO-led security mission in