Wikinews Shorts: April 8, 2007
A compilation of brief news reports for Sunday, April 8, 2007.
Six members of the ISAF killed in southern Afganistan
Six soldiers with the Afghanistan. ISAF did not release the names or nationalities of the casualties nor the exact location of the incident.(ISAF) were killed today. Their vehicle was struck by a road-side bomb in southern
The ISAF is led by NATO and made up of troops from 37 countries.
- Canadian Press. "Six NATO soldiers killed by roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan" — , April 8, 2007
- Associated Press. "6 NATO Troops Die in Afghanistan Blast" — , April 8, 2007
Hamas proposes prisoner exchange with Israel
Shalit was captured on June 25, 2006, at an Israeli army post on the southern Gaza Strip border, when militants tunneled under the border. Two other Israeli soldiers were killed in the raid.
- Jennifer Medina. "Hamas Cites Progress in Deal to Free Israeli Soldier" — , April 8, 2007
- Karin Laub, AP. "Captors of Israeli Soldier Make Demands" — , April 8, 2007