30 Dec '12, 6am

Body of ISAF soldier found in southern Afghanistan From reporter @Druzin_Stripes

In this file photo from April 2012, a Georgian soldier with Company A, 31st Georgian Light Infantry Battalion, scans for enemy activity while on patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan. The Georgians' mission is to provide security for the local area and a main supply route. Jeff Duran Small/Courtesy Defense Department KABUL - Afghan police have found the body of a Georgian soldier who had been missing for nearly two weeks. The police found the body of Sgt. Giorgi Kikadze on Saturday in Helmand province, according to a statement from the Georgian defense ministry. He had been reported missing Dec. 18. His body bore evidence of torture, according to a district police chief who said he saw the body. A statement from the International Security Assistance Force says Kikadze was captured and that the circumstances are being investigated, though it offers no other details of his...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/middle-east/body-of-isaf-sold...

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