Another Romanian military died in mission in Afghanistan
He was urgently transported with a MEDEVAC helicopter at the military hospital in Lagman for medical aid. However, caporal Marinescu passed away at 28 years old. He was not married. Romania’s Defense minister Gabriel Oprea named caporal Catalin Ionel Marinescu, post-mortem, second lieutenant.
Moreover, the minister forwarded a proposal to the President for the decoration, post mortem of Catalin Ionel Marinescu with the National Order Romania’s Star for militaries.