Spanish Army

Spanish Army


A Spanish Humvee in Kabul.

A Spanish Humvee in Kabul.






A Spanish soldier with the International Security Assistant Force (ISAF)

A Spanish soldier with the International Security Assistant Force (ISAF)


A Spanish soldier with the International Security Assistant Force (ISAF) pushes an Afghan man in a wheelchair towards a mobile medical camp set up by the ISAF and Afghan forces at the Gozara district of Herat province, southwest of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2008. (AP Photo/Fraidoon Pooyaa)

A Spanish soldier with the International Security Assistant Force (ISAF) pushes an Afghan man in a wheelchair towards a mobile medical camp set up by the ISAF and Afghan forces at the Gozara district of Herat province, southwest of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, April 5, 2008. (AP Photo/Fraidoon Pooyaa)


Spanish humvee

Spanish humvee


Spanish military police in Afghanistan.

Spanish military police in Afghanistan.


Spanish soldier manning an M2 .50 cal Browning machinegun.

Spanish soldier manning an M2 .50 cal Browning machinegun.


Spain currently has 1552 soldiers deployed in Afghanistan. Spanish forces are divided between Herat Province, Kabul, and Badghis  Province, where they lead PRT Qala-i-Naw. 33 Spanish troops have been killed so far, however this statistic doesn’t include the 62 who were killed in a plane crash on their way back home from deployment.

Spain currently has 1552 soldiers deployed in Afghanistan. Spanish forces are divided between Herat Province, Kabul, and Badghis Province, where they lead PRT Qala-i-Naw. 33 Spanish troops have been killed so far, however this statistic doesn’t include the 62 who were killed in a plane crash on their way back home from deployment.