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A Romanian soldier of the 2nd Maneuver Battalion deployed to Zabul Province in Afghanistan was injured by an improvised explosive device (IED) on Wednesday morning, September 7.

During a patrol mission, Corporal Ion-Lucian Leuştean had a recce task when he was attacked with an IED. He was given first aid and then transported by a medvac helicopter to Lagman Base for surgery and specialized medical care.

The Minister of National Defence Gabriel Oprea and the military leadership are constantly updated on Corporal Leuştean's condition.

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