A Turkish KFOR soldier died

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KFOR has announced that a Turkish KFOR soldier, who was part of the Gjilan Liaison Monitoring Team, died today. KFOR has said that the soldier died in his sleep and the exact causes of his death are not yet known.

"The soldier served with distinction and contributed with his daily service to KFOR's ongoing efforts towards sustainable security in Kosovo. His dedication to the mission will always be remembered and honored", said KFOR.

KFOR has shown that the family members of the deceased have been notified.

The commander of KFOR, Major General Ozkan Ulutash, has offered sincere condolences.

"My sincere condolences for this tragic loss. My thoughts are with the family and friends of the fallen soldier. His loss is felt throughout the KFOR community. We will honor his memory with our steadfast commitment to the mission of KFOR", said Ulutash.