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NATO service member killed in Afghanistan

Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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AFGHANISTAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - NATO says one of its service members has been killed in an attack in eastern Afghanistan.           

The international military coalition says the attack happened Tuesday, but it's given no other details.

Right now there's no word on the nationality of the soldier killed.

The death brings to the number of NATO service members who have died in Afghanistan this year to 51, including 38 Americans.

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